Computer Science and Software Engineering University of Bedfordshire

Undergraduate

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.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Luton Campus

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    3 years


Course details

Modules

Year 1;

Introduction to Software Development,
Principles of Programming,
Computer Systems Structure,
Fundamentals of Computer Studies
Year 2;

Object Oriented Programming and Software Engineering,
Mobile Applications,
Concepts and Technologies of Artificial Intelligence,
Systems Development and Modern Database Practices
Year 3;

Research Methodologies and Emerging Technologies,
Comparative Integrated Systems,
Social and Professional Project Management,
Undergraduate Project

Assessment method

Year 1;

Written exams = 14%
Coursework = 58%
Practical exams = 28%
Year 2;

Written exams = 44%
Coursework = 43%
Practical exams = 13%
Year 3;

Written exams = 14%
Coursework = 86%
Practical exams = 0%


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January *

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code GG46
Institution code B22
Campus name Luton Campus
Campus code D

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 80 - 96 points
A level CCE - CCC
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.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 * Year 1
EU £9,250 * Year 1
International £11,500 * Year 1
England £9,250 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 * Year 1
Scotland £9,250 * Year 1
Wales £9,250 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

This fee will be confirmed in an offer letter from the University. The fees for 2018 are to be confirmed and the fee quoted is provisional based on the existing 2017 fee.