Applied Computing, BSc (Hons)

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UCW student, Stephen Chan, Applied Computing


Explore subjects such as online security, databases, networks, the Internet of Things and emerging technologies and prepare yourself for an exciting and diverse IT career.

Applied Computing at UCW was awarded an overall satisfaction score of 100% in the 2019 National Student Survey.

This course emphasises the practical application of computing principles and development of IT skills.

Every industry needs computer scientists and those with the skills to design, develop and test software, so an Honours Degree in Applied Computing can provide great graduate prospects and the opportunity to work in a range of organisations across the world.

This course will set you up to take advantage of these opportunities by teaching you how to create your own website and apps and providing the broad understanding of IT needed to operate a service desk, manage a project from concept to completion and implement effective solutions to common network and systems situations.

  • Course length

    Full-time: 3 years (2 days a week)
    Part-time: 4 years (1 day a week)

  • Start date

    14th September 2020

  • Course codes

    Institution: W47
    Course: APCO
    Campus: –

  • Tuition fees

    Full-time: £8,500 per year
    Part-time: £6,375 per year

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UWE partnership

Delivered in partnership…

This course is delivered in partnership with the University of the West of England (UWE).

So students get the best of both worlds – the enhanced support and increased contact with lecturers that sets us apart, and full access to all the resources and facilities at UCW and a nearby university.

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