• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Computer science is vital to the economy, in the UK and worldwide.

From online retailing and music, to satellite navigation and computer games, intelligent computer-based solutions transform every part of our lives.

The rapid growth of artificial intelligence (AI) means that jobs that didn't even exist a few years ago are being created to meet demand.

It's an exciting field offering endless opportunities for skilled graduates to contribute to all aspects of society.

Where can it take me?

You could become a software engineer, web and software developer, business analyst, IT project manager or an IT consultant.

Graduates of this Computer Science (Hons) from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) have gone on to work in companies including HPE, Rolls Royce, BAe and the MoD.

Careers / Further study

As a graduate, you'll be able to go into a range of computing jobs.

Software development companies, commercial and industrial organisations and research laboratories all need your skills to solve demanding problems created by new technology.

Roles include software engineer, web and software developer to business analyst, IT project manager and IT consultant.

There are also careers in technical support for sophisticated computing systems and their applications.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      • Three years full-time
      • Four years sandwich
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Object Oriented Systems Development
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Principles of Computing
  • Computer and Network Systems
  • Design and Analysis of Data Structures and Algorithms

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Tariff points: 120
  • A-level subjects: No specific subjects required.
  • EDEXCEL (BTEC) Diploma: No specific subjects required. Please list the units you are taking in your application. For further advice on acceptable units please email us.
  • Access: No specific subjects required.
  • Baccalaureate IB: No specific subjects required.
  • Irish Highers: no specific subjects required.

All applicants will also require:

  • GCSE subjects: Grade C/4 in English Literature or Language and Mathematics, or equivalent. We do not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificate in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as alternatives to GCSEs.

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  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Bristol

  • 750 - 1260 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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