Computer Science BSc (Hons)

Computer science is a wide field, from its theoretical and algorithmic foundations to cutting-edge development in robotics and intelligent systems.

This BCS-accredited Computer Science degree has been designed in line with professional standards and is your first step towards a career in secure software development. You'll work on real problems in readiness for employment, developing key skills that will help you keep pace with this rapidly changing field.

If your desire is to become a programmer, then a computer science course is perfect for you. You'll learn about abstraction,complexity, evolutionary change, sharing of common resources, security and concurrency.

From system functionality to usability and performance, you'll also be better placed to solve real-life problems with an understanding of how they affect people's lives.

As a computer scientist, you'll learn by doing, making use of high-performance computers, and working individually and in teams to produce solutions to tight deadlines, giving you first-hand experience of agile software development.

BSc (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time, Sandwich Study Mode
3 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

Typical A-Level Offer - BBC

Typical Welsh BACC Offer - Pass the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Diploma with Grade C in the Skills Challenge Certificate and BB at A Level.

Typical BTEC Offer - BTEC Extended Diploma Distinction Merit Merit.

Typical IB Offer - Pass the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 29 overall including 5 or above in English at standard level

Typical Access to HE Offer - Pass the Access to HE Diploma and obtain a minimum of 112 UCAS tariff points

Additional Requirements - GCSEs: The University normally requires a minimum 5 GCSEs including Mathematics/Numeracy and English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above, or their equivalent, but consideration is given to individual circumstances.

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