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Overview

By studying this Computer Science programme from University of London you will develop your skills in computing with a strong programming and mathematics focus.

Key facts:

By studying this degree you will:

  • Learn skills in project management, presentation skills and teamwork which employers value.
  • Create a portfolio of work that you can present to potential employers.

Career opportunities:

The BSc Computer Science will allow you to develop a widely applicable skill set in computing with strong programming and mathematics skills, as well as softer skills in project management, presentation skills and teamwork. You will also have a portfolio of work that you can present to potential employers. Depending on the pathway you register for, in the final stage of the degree, you can orient your learning towards particular areas of interest such as machine learning, web development, data science and video games.

With the BSc Computer Science, you will be able to apply for a range of computational and mathematical jobs in the creative industries, business, finance, education, medicine engineering and science. Typical job titles include application programmer, software engineer, creative coder, video game developer and systems analyst.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to programming
  • Numerical mathematics
  • Discrete mathematics
  • How computers work
  • Web development

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    87

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General Requirements

For direct access to the BSc Computer Science degrees, you will usually meet the following criteria:

  • Age 17+ by the registration deadline of your enrolment session.
  • GCSE Mathematics (Grade A*-B / 9-5) or AS Level Mathematics (A-E), or equivalent.
  • Satisfy our General Entrance Requirements.

Technological Requirements

As this is a technical course, you will need access to suitable IT facilities. For this degree, you will also need Adobe Flash Player to view video material and a media player (such as VLC) to play video files.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

Web-Supported Learning (Band A* Country): £10,088

Web-Supported Learning (Band B* Country): £15,132

*Bands are to be found on University website.

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Funding

Without the cost of moving to London, studying for your University of London degree anywhere in the world represents excellent value for money. However, there are additional sources of support depending on where you live and how you choose to study.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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