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Coventry University

Computing

UCAS Code: G404

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

B,B,B-B,B,C

to include one from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Design Technology, Computer Science or Computing. Excludes General Studies.

The Access to HE Diploma to include 30 Level 3 credits in either Maths, Physics, Computer Science or Statistics units. Plus GCSE English and Mathematics at grade 4 or above.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

5 GCSEs at grade C or above including English Language and Mathematics. Coventry University recognise the new grade 4 as equivalent to grade C.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

29

to include one from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Design Technology or IT at Higher Level.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DDM-DMM

in IT or a technical subject.

UCAS Tariff

112-120

We’ve calculated how many Ucas points you’ll need for this course.

84%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


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Course option

3years

Full-time | 2019

Other options

4 years | Sandwich | 2019

Subject

Applied computing

Computing, from the internet to mobile computing, smart devices and beyond, has changed the world and continues to do so: next-generation robots, driverless cars, and digital currencies are just three examples of what is already on the way.Creating these exciting new technologies generates an ongoing need for excellent computing graduates. Computing BSc (Hons) is a full stack developer degree which aims to teach you the fundamental range of skills necessary to become a software developer. The degree is designed to equip you with key programming, analysis and design skills including (but not limited to) back- and front-end web development, internet-of-things development, user experience design, quality assurance and testing, system administration, and security.We aim to offer a modern, relevant computing degree which directly promotes employable skills to effectively prepare you for a career within the industry. We aim to teach the tools, techniques and skills demanded by industry using state-of-the-art hardware and software and cutting-edge approaches to teaching, which emphasise practical, hands-on, problem-driven learning built around real-world challenges.If you are attracted to programming and want to get involved in shaping and creating the technological future, Computing BSc (Hons) at Coventry University is a degree you should consider.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Coventry University

Department:

School of Computing, Electronics and Maths

TEF rating:

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What students say


How do students rate their degree experience?

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Computing

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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

71%
UK students
29%
International students
88%
Male students
12%
Female students
75%
2:1 or above
7%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

D
D
D

After graduation


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Computing

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£25,000
med
Average annual salary
96%
high
Employed or in further education
85%
med
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

56%
Information technology and telecommunications professionals
12%
Information technology technicians
5%
Sales assistants and retail cashiers
What do graduate employment figures really tell you?

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