BSc (Hons) Computing with Foundation Year

STUDY LEVEL: Undergraduate

AWARD: Foundation Year Entry Degrees

ATTENDANCE: Daytime / Evening

FULL TIME: 4 years

PART TIME: 4 years+

LOCATION: London, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Berlin or Online

Course fee breakdown

Total fee:   £9250/Year

Please note: Fees quoted relate to the intake that you enrol on (i.e. when you start your course), NOT your application date.

Overview

Course Details:

Modules
During your foundation year you’ll study 6 modules that will prepare you with the skills you need to move on to your full degree course. Then, over 3 years you’ll study a total of 360 credit hours over seventeen modules. In years 2 and 3, you’ll study the required ‘core’ modules and choose 2 ‘elective’ modules from a choice of 4 options. This allows you to select specialised modules which cover topics that you want to learn about the most.
Foundation Year
  • Preparing for University Success
  • Exploring the Business Environment
  • Advancing your Academic Skills
  • Becoming an Effective Leader
  • Planning for Your Future Success
  • Investigation & Innovation Project
 Year 2
  • Introduction to Academic Skills and Professional Development (Core)
  • Introduction to Computer Systems and Security (Core)
  • Introduction to Databases (Core)
  • Introduction to Programming (Core)
  • Introduction to Web Authoring (Core)
  • Productivity and Collaboration Tools for Learning and Work (Core)
Year 3
  • Human Computer Interaction (Core)
  • Data Analytics and Visualisation (Core)
  • IT Project Management (Core)
  • Systems Analysis and Design (Core)
  • Then choose either
  • Technical route
  • Advanced Databases (Elective) and
  • Object Oriented Programming (Elective)
or
  • Managerial route
  • Digital Business (Elective) and
  • Ethics, Quality and Sustainability in Technological Environments (Elective)
Year 4
  • Data Mining (Core)
  • Managing Innovation and Change (Core)
  • Computing Project (Core)
  • Then choose either
  • Technical route
  • Distributed and Cloud Computing (Elective)
  • Web Application Development (Elective)
or
  • Managerial route
  • Information Security Management (Elective)
  • Technology Entrepreneurship (Elective)