Computer science and software engineering are central to the success of many of today’s commercial and industrial activities, and this course shares its first year with a number of other relevant BSc degrees, and then offers the opportunity for specialist study in the second and third stages. Particular emphasis is put on learning about the entire software development life cycle and the production of high quality systems using object-oriented methods. You will gain detailed knowledge of areas such as internet programming, database applications, artificial intelligence and networking, and after completing a final stage project you may have the chance to undertake further advanced research.
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
Introduction to Software Development,
Principles of Programming,
Computer Systems Structure,
Fundamentals of Computer Studies
Object Oriented Programming and Software Engineering,
Concepts and Technologies of Artificial Intelligence,
Systems Development and Modern Database Practices
Research Methodologies and Emerging Technologies,
Comparative Integrated Systems,
Social and Professional Project Management,
Written exams = 14%
Coursework = 58%
Practical exams = 28%
Written exams = 44%
Coursework = 43%
Practical exams = 13%
Written exams = 14%
Coursework = 86%
Practical exams = 0%
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Luton Campus|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||80 - 96 points|
|A level||C C E - C C C|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP - MMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||80 - 96 UCAS Tariff points|
Applicants with other qualifications will be considered. If you would like to check that your qualifications will be accepted please contact the university.
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|