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Computer Systems Engineering with Foundation (Honours), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Computer systems engineering is a growing market in today’s computer industry. Embedded systems have become widespread in industry and can be found in almost all modern consumer devices, from washing machines to cars.

The BSc Computer Systems Engineering with Foundation (Honours) degree offered at the University of Westminster will equip you with necessary knowledge and engineering skills related to modern day computer and embedded microprocessors, as well as embracing their structure, design and efficient operation.

The course focuses on three main areas – the computer system, embedded systems and program development – and you will gain the technical expertise and knowledge to take a good idea from conception through to a viable product, a key characteristic for many employers. You will also acquire the transferable and cognitive skills necessary for lifelong personal and professional development.

The course aims to provide an enjoyable learning experience which will serve as a solid intellectual basis for a professional engineering career in embedded systems, systems-based programming and related fields.

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    360 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Critical Thinking for Academic and Professional Development
  • Foundation Mathematics
  • Information Systems and Data Representation
  • Introduction to Academic Practice
  • Programming
  • Digital Systems
  • Electronics Principles
  • Embedded System Project
  • Advanced Digital Systems
  • Network Software Engineering
  • Operating Systems & Systems Programming
  • Professional Engineering Practice & Industrial Management
  • Robotics Systems Project

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

UK

  • A Levels – DDE/CC
  • Access to HE Diploma – pass with 64 UCAS tariff points or above
  • International Baccalaureate – 24 points
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended National Diploma/National Diploma – MPP/MM

EU AND INTERNATIONAL

  • International Baccalaureate – 24 points

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13400 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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