We specialise in key computer science areas such as artificial intelligence, evolutionary computation and software engineering.
Gain full understanding of computing tools, techniques and practices across a wide range of application areas.
This course is accredited by the British Computer Society, and will allow you to develop the appropriate skills for a satisfying and rewarding career.
You will be taught by world leading scientists in specialist facilities which contain high-speed computers with all the required software.
Want to get more from your studies? You can opt for a placement year to gain valuable hands-on experience working with a company of your choice.
This course is accredited by BCS The Chartered Institute for IT.
Please visit our website for full course and module details.
How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
Standard Qualification Requirements
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||CCC||GCSE Grade C/4 in Maths and English.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM||
Minimum grades MMM (Merit, Merit, Merit) in a related subject.
GCSE Grade C/4 in Maths and English.
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 6 credits
M: 39 credits
Pass Access to HE Diploma in a related subject with 45 credits overall with minimum 6 Credits at Distinction and 39 Credits at Merit.
Maths and English required at Level 2 or equivalent.
National 5 C in Maths and English.
If you are eligible for an adjusted offer under our Contextual Admissions Policy, please see the ‘Minimum Qualification Requirements’ below.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||27 points||
Award of Diploma with 27 points overall with three HL subjects at grades 6, 5, 4.
4 points in SL Maths and English.
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H3, H3, H3||
Grades H2, H3, H3, H3 at Higher Level.
Grade O4 at Ordinary Level in Maths and English.
Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements
HNC - Pass in a related subject with A in the graded unit.
SQA Advanced Higher - BBC to include Higher Computing.
A Level - BBB to include Computing.
Minimum Year 3 Entry Requirements
HND - Pass in a related subject with Grades BB at SCQF Level 8 in the graded units.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
National 5 grade C in Maths and English also required.
The grades listed above are our minimum entry requirements for applicants who meet our widening participation criteria. For further information about our entry requirements and our widening participation criteria as outlined within our Contextual Admissions Policy please visit our website.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|