48 months
Duration
22650 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This Computer Science (Hons) (Foundation) (4 year route with Carmel College) programme from University of Liverpool provides a four-year route into the Computer Science BSc (Hons) degrees. You will spend your first year at Carmel College in St Helens, about nine miles from the main University campus. The college offers small class sizes and high standards of academic achievement.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

At Carmel College, you will take foundation modules in mathematics and a choice of modules from physics, chemistry, biology, geography and IT. You then join one of the Computer Science BSc (Hons) programme at Liverpool by transfering to the first year at the University of Liverpool , and choose one of the following degree programmes:

  • Computer Science BSc (Hons) (G400)
  • Computer Science with a Year in Industry BSc (Hons) (G403)
  • Computer Science with Software Development BSc (Hons) (G610)
  • Computer Science with Software Development with a Year in Industry BSc (Hons) (G611)
  • Financial Computing BSc (Hons) (GN34)
  • Financial Computing with Year in Industry BSc (Hons) (G3N4)
  • Mathematics and Computer Science BSc (Joint Honours) (GG14)
  • Mathematics and Computer Science with a Year in Industry BSc (Joint Honours) (GG16)

Career prospects

Graduates of the Computer Science (Hons) (Foundation) (4 year route with Carmel College) programme from University of Liverpool are among the highest-earners globally: there is a huge demand from industry for computer programmers, data scientists, artificial intelligence researchers, systems analysts, software engineers, technical consultants and web developers. In 2016, six out of the 10 best performing global companies had a focus on information technology.

Over 90% of Liverpool’s computer science graduates go onto well-paid graduate jobs and careers such as: computer programmer; software developer; systems analyst; software engineer; technical consultant; web designer.

Recent employers

  • BAE Systems
  • BT
  • Guardian Media Group
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Siemens
  • Unilever.

Programme Structure

  • Teaching is by a mix of formal lectures, small group tutorials and supervised laboratory-based practical sessions. 
  • Students also undertake individual and group projects. 
  • Key problem solving skills and employability skills, like presentation and teamwork skills, are developed throughout the programme. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 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

  • A level requirements: A typical offer is likely to be CDD at A level, in related subjects. Students with alternative A level combinations are welcome to apply but should expect to be made higher offers.
  • International entry for this course: We are unable to consider applications from applicants who require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22650 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

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

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 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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