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Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computing and Systems Development (UCRCD001#)

Full Time | Part Time
Course NameStart DateEnd DateCampus 
BSc (Hons) Computing and Systems Development Y127/09/202107/06/2024University Centre RotherhamAvailable for applications
Course Overview
This programme has been developed to enable you to engage with the exciting and dynamic challenges presented by the computing and systems development sector. The aim of the programme is to offer the next generation of computing students the opportunity to become confident, capable and above all, professional.

Modules Covered
Year 1
  • Academic Excellence
  • Business Systems Modelling
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Website Design
  • User Interface Design
  • Networking Fundamentals

Year 2

  • Business Applications of Social Media
  • Databases
  • Ecommerce
  • Group project

Optional Modules Include:

Networking Route, Computer Communications and Networks, System Security Management, Web Application Development, Data Structures and Algorithms

Year 3

  • Dissertation
  • Web Analytics and Information Management
  • Professional Development

Optional Modules Include:

Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, Intelligent Systems and Mobile App Development

Why study with us?
The teaching team are very experienced, approachable and supportive and are fully committed to helping you achieve to the best of your ability. You’ll learn in small study groups and will have access to modern hardware and industry standard software in order to prepare you for your transition to employment. Our connections will allow you to gain the latest skills and knowledge needed to be successful in the computing and systems development industry.

We also have a range of real-life projects that you would be invited to work on as part of your programme.

Entry requirements
  • 64 UCAS points from a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent) in a related subject or 60 Access to HE credits (of which a minimum of 45 must be at Level 3) in a related subject
  • GCSE English and maths at grade C/4 or equivalent
  • Applicants who lack formal qualifications will be set an appropriate piece of work that will consider their academic potential and relevant experience
  • Applicants may also be admitted with credit for prior certified learning (APcL) or work/life experience or other uncertified learning (APeL)
  • All applicants who are non-native English speakers, or who have not studied the final two years of school in English, must have an IELTS score of 6.0 or above
  • All applicants will attend a one-week summer school

How to apply?
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Apply Now button at the top of the page.

Career Opportunities
Upon successful completion of this course you could go into employment as a website designer, software engineer, network technician, data analyst, internet marketer or programmer.

Please Note
We make every effort to ensure information within our online course directory is accurate and a true representation of the courses we are offering in 2021/22. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if necessary.