If you do not meet all of the entrance criteria for this route your application will automatically be considered for Performance-Based Admission. We are committed to delivering an exceptional student experience for all of our students, regardless of which of our programmes you are studying and whether you are studying independently or with a Recognised Teaching Centre. Senate House Libraryprovides free reference access for all registered distance and flexible learning students. Virtual reality is the creation of immersive, simulated environments using computer systems. Advancements in technology has now put virtual reality in the hands of the consumer. This has created a demand for people who can develop this software and experiences in this medium.
- Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events.
- For programmes where you can spenda year on a work placement or studying abroad,you will receive a significant fee reduction for that year.
- Students offering qualifications not listed are welcome to contact our Admissions Team for further advice.
- For further information about the opportunities available to you, visit the Academi Hywel Teifi Scholarships and Bursaries page.
Local teaching centre Study full-time or part-time with the support of a local teaching centre. All colleges offer at least one further year of accommodation and some offer it for the entire duration of your degree. Discover Uni draws on national data to provide average salaries and employment/continuation data. Discover Uni is currently piloting use of the Longitudinal Education Outcomes data to demonstrate possible career progression; it is important to note that this is experimental and its use may be modified as it embeds. See Entrance requirementsandChoosing your post-16 subjectsfor general guidance and conditions of entry.
Department Of Computer Science Research
There is a reduced tuition fee for the academic year spent in industry or whilst studying abroad . Fee information and further clarification is available on the University fees and funding page. Continuing professional development is especially important when you’re working with computers as technology and software develops at such a rapid pace. It’s useful to develop a personal portfolio of your own projects, such as those involving programming, building a website or game, or carrying out tasks online as a moderator.
BTEC Subsidiary Diplomawill be considered in combination with 2 A levels including Mathematics. BTEC Extended Diploma/Diplomaqualifications will only be considered if accompanied by A level Mathematics. Students who have completed the first year of a University programme in Vietnam will be considered for direct entry of the undergraduate programme at the University of Birmingham.
You need to demonstrate a good level of English to be admitted to our programmes. If you don’t have evidence but believe you can meet the standard, we may consider your case. You’ll also receive access to an onboarding course that will help you get the most from your studies.
As an innovative and enterprising institution, the University may seek to utilise emerging technologies within the student experience. For all courses (whether on-campus, blended, or distance learning), the University may deliver certain contact hours and assessments via online technologies and methods. This module seeks to provide you with an appreciation of information security concepts and an understanding of how they are applied using Internet of Things and Mobile Device technologies.
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You will choose from a large number of advanced courses in computer science to build a portfolio according to your interests. Your studies will become more focused and you will have more choice in selecting specialised courses. We offer a range of options specific to computer science and other courses in informatics. Computer Science concerns the understanding, designing, implementing and using computing systems. These systems can range in scale, and complexity, from the tiny components of a single processor to the globe-spanning internet. You may find your future lies in a role as a software designer, engineer or tester.
You can also gain extra skills by signing up for one of our Kent Extra activities, such as learning a language or volunteering. Methods of assessment will vary according to subject specialism and individual modules. Most stage three modules are assessed by a combination of coursework and end-of-year examination.
You will join our Computer Science community, bring taught by world-leading lecturers who are all passionate about their research working towards theUnited Nations Sustainable Goalsto shape the world for the better. Our research areas include Crypto currencies, data security, cyberterrorism and Future interaction technologies. To learn more about the above and all the opportunities available to you through the medium of Welsh, visit Academi Hywel Teifi’s undergraduate pages. You will study the following set of compulsory modules in the early stages of the degree, before specialising according to your own interests in later stages, leading to a dissertation. The Contract details your rights and the obligations you will be bound by during your time as a student and contains the obligations that the university will owe to you.
You will study systems at different levels of abstraction, including digital hardware architectures, low level programming, operating systems, intelligent systems, compilers and high level languages. You’ll learn to design user-centred systems, recognise the power of data, and build intelligent systems that learn from data. You’ll study modules in software engineering, algorithm design and the fundamental principles that govern the operation of the internet. We’ll introduce you to requirements analysis and databases, and the formal specification of software systems. For a student studying full time, each academic year of the programme will comprise 1200 learning hours which include both direct contact hours and private study hours.