What will I learn?

Jump straight into the first year of your Computing degree, but benefit from an integrated approach that offers a supported transition to studying in the UK. If your IELTS score and high school leaving grades exceed the requirements for foundation entry, this option is for you. The Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC) module is taught at the college, but the rest of the course is taught at the University.

Special features

ILSC: extra support with study and communication skills during the first year of your degree, preparing you for success at undergraduate level.
Optional placement year – mandatory for BA (Hons) International Business.

University modules

  • Analysis and Design
  • Computer Systems
  • Cybersecurity and Networks
  • Software Engineering
  • Algorithms, Data Structures and Mathematics
  • Programme Introduction and Development Workshops

Stage 1 Computing Placement Preparation

If you’re planning on undertaking a placement in your final year, this module will assist you in your search, preparing you for a year in industry.

Click here to access the latest information on modules and assessment.

UPIC module

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC)

Stage 2: degree

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science
  • BSc (Hons) Computing, Audio and Music Technology

Which department am I in?

Plymouth University International College

Study options

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
£14,750.00 (US$ 20,301) Overall cost
This is a fixed fee
Start date

January 2022


Plymouth University International College

15 Portland Villas,

Drake Circus,


PL4 8AA, England