University of Chester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This course brings together closely related aspects of computer science and mathematics, giving students a firm foundation in computational mathematics.
Delve into numerical analysis, algorithm design and analysis, and computer programming, developing a wealth of transferrable skills sought after by employers from areas such as IT, cybersecurity, logistics and operational research. Explore both the theory and practice, and use practical computing skills to model and design algorithms to test theoretical concepts, and gain practical experience with a range of programming languages.
For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.
Students are assessed in a variety of ways, including examinations, in-class-tests, project work, presentations, essays and assignments. Assessment is chosen to develop a range of skills, with the employability of our graduates in mind.
How to apply
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!
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points|
|A level||BCC - BBC||Must include A-level Maths|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||Considered alongside A-level Maths|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to HE Diploma (Mathematics), to include 45 credits at level 3, 30 of which must be at Merit, including at least 15 in Maths|
|Scottish Higher||BBBB||Including Maths at grade B|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||26 points||Including 5 in an appropriate HL Mathematics course|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3||Including H3 in Maths|
Please note that the Welsh Baccalaureate (core) and A Level General Studies will be recognised in our offer. We will also consider a combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|