What will I learn?

BSc(Hons) Computer Science (with Foundation Year) shows you how to analyse complex problems, then design and write programs that solve them. This degree is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS), allowing you to become an Incorporated Engineer (IEng) or a Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP). Develop a solid foundation in object-oriented software development and creating algorithms and data structures. Learn from world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) experts, studying and applying AI in a range of environments. Learn how to design databases and develop cutting-edge programs - from desktop applications to enterprise systems.Attend talks from industry professionals and apply your learning through hands-on projects that solve real-world problems. Choose a placement with an organisation that matches your specialisms and graduate ready to make your mark in an exciting industry.A successful graduate can expect a starting salary of £26,000 to £35,000 as a software developer or engineer, depending on the industry sector. You could become a software engineer, web and software developer, business analyst, IT project manager or an IT consultant. Sectors include computing companies, commercial organisations and scientific and industrial research laboratories.

Which department am I in?

Computer Science and Creative Technologies

Study options

Full Time (5 Years)

Tuition fees
£13,500.00 (US$ 16,658) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 September 2020

Venue

Frenchay Campus

Coldharbour Lane,

Bristol,

South Gloucestershire,

BS16 1QY, England

Full time including foundation year (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£13,500.00 (US$ 16,658) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 September 2020

Venue

Frenchay Campus

Coldharbour Lane,

Bristol,

South Gloucestershire,

BS16 1QY, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

If you do not meet the requirements for our undergraduate degree courses, you may be considered for a foundation degree. Holders of a High School Graduation Diploma with a GPA of 2.5 out of 4 will be considered for entry onto a creative industries foundation course. For other courses, students have the option to undertake an international foundation or international year one course at our International College. Upon successful completion, these courses offer guaranteed entry onto a UWE Bristol degree course. You will be considered for first year entry with a GPA of 3.0 out of 4 in a High School Graduation Diploma (HSGD) plus one of the following: SATR (SAT I) with a minimum score of 1050 out of 1600; ACT with a minimum score of 21; 2 AP Tests with minimum scores of 3; 2 SAT Subject Tests with minimum scores of 550; 3 Honours or College Level classes with grades B or higher; 30 Community College Credits with a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.; Some of our courses require pre-requisite subject knowledge. This must be evidenced via relevant AP tests, SAT Subject Tests, Honours or College level classes; AP and SAT results can be sent to UWE Bristol via college code 7409. ACT scores can be sent to UWE Bristol via college code 7992; Transfer students: Advanced entry may be awarded if sufficient credit has been obtained in relevant subjects: Associate Degree/ 60 Community College credits with a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4; 2 years of university study with a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.

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About this uni

Based in Bristol, an exciting city ranked the number 1 place to live in the UK (Sunday Times, 2017), UWE is at the heart of a centre of industry.

  • Awarded gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework
  • Over GBP 300 million invested in facilities to 2020
  • 96% of students in work within six months of graduating
  • Ranked 37th of all UK universities (Guardian, 2019)