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Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers83%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
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- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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A computer science degree is the basis for a wide range of computer-based industry careers including roles as IT specialists, software developers and systems architects. Our course provides you with an understanding of the key principles of computer science, including computer systems design, implementation and usage, alongside the practical skills to develop programmed systems. Why study BSc Computer Science at Middlesex University? Our BSc in Computer Science will provide you with a thorough understanding of the key principles of computer science and provide you with highly sought after skills such as programming, system engineering, and project experience, which you will gain when working on both individual and group projects. We recognise the skills that employers are looking for and ensure you are equipped with the knowledge and experience to embark on a successful computer-based career. Course highlights This is a multidisciplinary course, with exciting work experience placements in Year 2 We have an outstanding student satisfaction rating of 94% (KIS, 2013) Our computer science degree is a basis for a wide range of computer-based industry careers, putting you in an excellent position upon graduation We are seeking BCS (British Computer Society) accreditation; you will be eligible for BCS membership retrospectively when it is awarded As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module
Year 1: In the first year of Computer Science, there are no modules or courses and all the activities run across various sessions during the week. Year 2: Distributed Systems and Networking (30 credits) - Compulsory, Web Applications and Databases (30 credits) - Compulsory, Software Development Projects (60 credits) - Compulsory. Year 3: Computer Science Project (30 credits) - Compulsory, Artificial Intelligence (30 credits) - Optional, Computer Graphics (30 credits) - Optional, Human Factors in Design (30 credits) - Optional, Novel Interaction Technologies (30 credits) - Optional, Quantum Information Processing, Verification, and Security (30 credits) - Optional, Social Network Analysis and Visual Analytics (30 credits) - Optional, Social, Professional and Ethical Issues in Information Systems (30 credits) - Optional, Open Source Software (30 credits) - Optional, Correctness in Computer Systems (30 credits) - Optional, History and Philosophy of Computing (30 credits) - Optional, Image Processing with MATLAB (30 credits) - Optional, Industrial Networking (30 credits) - Optional, Introduction to Ubiquitous Computing (30 credits) - Optional, Systems Engineering for Robotics (30 credits) - Optional.
Middlesex has a vibrant and culturally diverse student community and a union that supports, celebrates, engages and represents them every step of the way. What's more, its north-west London location places students within touching distance of the heart of the capital and everything it has to offer. The union supports more than 1,500 active student members across more than 60 societies.
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