48 months
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13200 GBP/year
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About

The Computer Science (including foundation year) (Hons) degree at London Metropolitan University has a built-in foundation year designed to teach you the fundamentals of computer science, preparing you for the following three years of your course.

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Overview

Key facts

If you don’t have the traditional qualifications needed to start an undergraduate degree this course provides the perfect start to your computing career.

Our Computer Science (including foundation year) (Hons)  degree at London Metropolitan University  will help you specialise in the design and implementation of modern software systems. 

During your foundation year you’ll learn to use a range of tools and development platforms designed to help you understand the role of computer-based systems. You’ll focus on the fundamentals of programming, cyber-attack prevention, computer networking and mathematics. These skills will help you progress through the following three years of the course.

Where this course can take you

Completing this degree will give you the skills needed to work in a variety of IT professions. You could find employment in computer-aided design (CAD), cyber security, forensic computer analysis, games development, software engineering, search engine optimisation (SEO), IT consultancy, web development and data analysis amongst many others.

Accreditation

This course is accredited as fully meeting the educational requirement for Chartered IT Professional (CITP) registration.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Cyber Security Fundamentals
  • Mathematics
  • Programming 
  • Computer Hardware and Software Architectures 
  • Logic and Mathematical Techniques
  • Data Structures and Specialist Programming

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

In addition to the University's standard entry requirements, you should have:

  • at least one A level (or a minimum of 32 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification, eg BTEC Subsidiary/National/BTEC Extended Diploma)
  • English Language and Mathematics GCSEs at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent, eg Functional Skills at Level 2)

If you meet the UCAS points criteria but obtained a D/3 in English and/or Maths at GCSE you may be offered a University test in these areas.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13200 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

PT

  • UK: £2,310 per 30 credits
  • Int: £3,300 per 30 credits

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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