School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences, University of Greenwich, London/ United Kingdom

B.Sc. Computer Science

This degree is structured to provide you with a firm grasp of the science underpinning computer and software technologies through practical experience in developing systems using latest generation technologies. In addition, you will be assisted in developing personal and professional skills to enable you to communicate effectively and make a positive contribution in the workplace across a variety of roles and a wide range of organisations.

Description

This degree is structured to provide you with a firm grasp of the science underpinning computer and software technologies through practical experience in developing systems using latest generation technologies. In addition, you will be assisted in developing personal and professional skills to enable you to communicate effectively and make a positive contribution in the workplace across a variety of roles and a wide range of organisations. With a solid background in computer science, you will be in an excellent position to advance to more specialised fields.

Opportunities exist within the programme to take industrial examinations such as Cisco, Microsoft, Oracle and Java certifications. All students are automatically enrolled as student members of the British Computer Society, the chartered body responsible for establishing and maintaining standards in the profession.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To provide you with practical experience in using current generation tools and techniques
  • To familiarise you with the issues and concerns involved in computer systems development
  • To equip you to deal with the demands of working in the IT industry.
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Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee
  • GBP 9000 Year (EEA)
  • GBP 10350 Year (Non-EEA)

EU/Home: £9,000 International: £10,350

Scholarships available - please see our website www.gre.ac.uk/scholarships

Start date September  2015
Duration full-time 36  months
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  • English
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

Year 1

  • Computer Programming (30 credits)
  • Systems Building; (30 credits)
  • Communication Systems (15 credits)
  • Computer Systems Architectures (15 credits)
  • Logical Foundations (15 credits)
  • Analytical Methods for Computing (15 credits)

Year 2

  • Systems Development Project (30 credits)
  • Professionalism in the IT Industry (15 credits)
  • Computer Algorithms and Modelling (15 credits)
  • Operating Systems (15 credits)
  • Systems Programming (15 credits)
  • One option from: Application and Web Development; Introduction to Smart Systems (15 credits)
  • One option from: Advanced Programming; Visual Application Development; Database Applications Technologies (15 credits)

Optional Sandwich Year (Work Placement)

Final Year

  • Individual Project on a topic chosen by the student (60 credits)
  • Web Application Development (15 credits)
  • Service Oriented Web Applications (15 credits)
  • 30 credits of options from: 3D Computer Graphics (15 credits); Artificial Intelligence (15 credits); Enterprise Server Management and Security (15 credits); Enterprise Web Software Development (15 credits); Interaction Design (15 credits); Programming Frameworks (15 credits); Programming Distributed Components (15 credits); Smart Systems Development (15 credits); User Interface Design (15 credits); Computing Education and Communication (30 credits)

English Language Requirements

To study at this university, you have to speak English. We advice you to

take an IELTS test.
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

Accreditation

This degree is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS). The programme can lead to full exemption from the BCS Certificate, Diploma, Professional Graduate Diploma and PGD Project, as well as partial chartered engineer (CEng) status.

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