B.Sc. On Campus

Computing Technologies with Placement Year (Hons)

48 months
15000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Computing Technologies with Placement Year (Hons) degree at University of Gloucestershire covers a range of technical aspects – HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, MySQL and PHP – as well as creative skills such as audio, animation, graphic design and 3D modelling. User experience, mobile games and augmented reality are major themes of the course.


You’ll have the option to complete a year-long work placement. Students in the Computing Technologies with Placement Year (Hons) programme from University of Gloucestershire have worked at Rancon, Montpellier Creative, Athena Web Design and IBM. 

You’ll also analyse how applications can work within a real-world context by taking exciting field trips.

Key Features 

  • Previous students have visited the Design Museum in London to see how technology could influence perceptions of the artefacts, the VR World Congress conference to get hands on experience of cutting edge virtual reality solutions and Tamworth Snow Dome to produce applications assisting skiers.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • User Interaction Studies 
  • Multimedia Web Development 
  • 3D Animations for Games 
  • Audio for Games 
  • Experimental Games 
  • Professional Awareness 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 112 UCAS tariff points, BBC at A levels, DMM at BTEC or a Merit in your T-Level.
  • If you are using a combination of qualifications to achieve the required UCAS tariff points, they must either include at least 2 A levels, a BTEC or an equivalent qualification.
  • If you are unsure whether we could make you an offer or you have any questions, just get in touch with our admissions team who will be able to advise you.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 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 Cheltenham

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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