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Computing and IT and Mathematics Open University Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: The Open University


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Course summary

This is one of several subject combinations available in our BSc (Hons) Computing & IT and a second subject (Q67). With this joint honours degree, you can specialise in an area of computing and IT and combine it with either pure mathematics or applied mathematics, dividing your time equally between subjects.

Key features of the course

  • Offers a 50:50 split between computing & IT and mathematics

  • Option to study pure mathematics or applied mathematics

  • Provides a choice of computing & IT topics to focus on

  • Accredited by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT

  • Registration is expected to open in March 2020 for courses starting from October 2020.

We also offer a Diploma of Higher Education in Computing & IT and Mathematics (W42) that is the same in structure as the first two-thirds of this degree; similarly, our Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and Mathematics (T13) corresponds to the first third.

Course details


This diploma has two stages, each comprising 120 credits.

You’ll start Stage 1, with two 30-credit computing & IT modules followed by two 30-credit mathematics modules. In Stage 2, you’ll study 60 credits in a specific area of computing & IT and complete your diploma with a 60-credit module in either applied mathematics or pure mathematics.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £12,048 Whole course
Northern Ireland £4,032 Whole course
Scotland £4,032 Whole course
Wales £4,032 Whole course

Additional fee information

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