Computer Science Lincoln College

Accredited by: University of Hull

The BSc in Computer Science provides learners with a gateway to employment within the
computing industry; it is aimed at providing the fundamental skills for a broad range of roles.
This qualification is designed to equip students with the knowledge, understanding and
skills required to enhance their career potential in the computing profession. The courses
are aimed mainly, but not exclusively, at those who have some computing experience.

  • Qualification

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

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    3 years


Course details

Modules

Typical Modules
Year 1
Computer Systems
Introduction to Programming
Programming and Software Quality Assurance
Maths for Computing
Client Side Web Development
Professional Skills and Ethics

Year 2
Object Oriented Programming Server Side
Web Development
Database Principles and Technologies
Network Systems
HCI and User Interface Design Group Project

Year 3
Computing Project (dissertation)*
Mobile Application Development
Artificial Intelligence
Cloud and Distributed Computing
Employability and Entrepreneurship

Assessment method

The assessment methods typically used throughout the programme include:
Coursework Portfolios
Assessments
Essays
Presentations (group)
Case Studies
Reports
Websites

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Secondary

How to apply

Application deadlines

To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:

15 January

Application codes

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

Course code I100
Institution code L42
Campus name Main Site

Points of entry

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:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points From the following:
GCE A and AS Levels
BTEC National (90 Credit Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma) in a relevant subject
Scottish Higher/Advanced Higher with at least one subject at Advanced Higher.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English and Maths at Grade C or above


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Tuition fees will remain unchanged for the duration of a student’s continuous enrolment. Textbooks – varying costs (optional) Additional compulsory course costs will be paid for using the Career Degree Bursary. The Career Degree Bursary allows students to access the remainder of the Career Degree Bursary (up to a maximum value of £500 / £250) for additional optional courses, workshops, professional memberships and resources. There is no cash alternative. Students who wish to access opportunities in excess of the Career Degree Bursary may do so at full cost to themselves.