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

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Course summary

This degree will help you to become a confident user and manager of information technologies; administer and manage network or database systems; and develop software solutions. Computing and IT skills have become fundamental to the way we live, work, socialise and play; they can open up the world of technology and an array of exciting career opportunities. This degree will give you a sound grasp of the principles of hardware-based, software-based, or systems-based technologies, and the ability to apply your knowledge and skills in a broad range of industries and organisations.

Key features of the course

  • Offers a choice of three specialist routes or a broad-based option

  • Presents focus options within the broad-based route

  • Enables you to choose from routes and modules to meet your particular needs and interests

  • Accredited by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT

  • Quality assured by the European Quality Assurance Network for Informatics Education (EQANIE)

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

Course details

Modules

This degree has three stages, each comprising 120 credits.

You’ll start Stage 1 with three 30-credit computing and IT modules and a 30-credit mathematics module. In Stages 2 and 3, the modules you’ll study will be determined by the route you choose.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

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.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £18,072 Whole course
Northern Ireland £6,048 Whole course
Scotland £6,048 Whole course
Wales £6,048 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Open University
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PO Box 197
Milton Keynes
MK7 6BJ


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