Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol
BSc(Hons) Computer Science shows you how to analyse complex problems, then design and write programs that solve them.
This degree is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS), allowing you to become an Incorporated Engineer (IEng) or a Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP).
Develop a solid foundation in object-oriented software development and creating algorithms and data structures. Learn from world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) experts, studying and applying AI in a range of environments. Learn how to design databases and develop cutting-edge programs - from desktop applications to enterprise systems.
Attend talks from industry professionals and apply your learning through hands-on projects that solve real-world problems. Choose a placement with an organisation that matches your specialisms and graduate ready to make your mark in an exciting industry.
A successful graduate can expect a starting salary of £26,000 to £35,000 as a software developer or engineer, depending on the industry sector.
You could become a software engineer, web and software developer, business analyst, IT project manager or an IT consultant. Sectors include computing companies, commercial organisations and scientific and industrial research laboratories.
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
17 September 2018
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Frenchay 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||120 points|
|A level||No specific subjects required. Points from General Studies and AS-Level subjects (not taken onto full A-Level) can be included towards the overall tariff. You must have a minimum of two A-Levels.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma||DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||
M: 30 credits
P: 15 credits
|Achievement of the Access to HE Diploma; to include 30 level 3 credits at merit.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Grade C / 4 or above in English Language and Mathematics, or equivalent. Please note the University does not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificates in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as suitable alternatives to GCSEs.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||No specific subjects required.|
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|