Computing (Final Year Entry) BSc (Hons)
Oxford Brookes University
Key Course Facts
This top-up year is for people with a higher diploma in an I.T. subject. By studying this course, you will graduate with a BSc in Computing awarded by Oxford Brookes University. You will study this course at the Oxford Brookes Wheatley Campus.
This course has been designed to meet the needs of the industry. You will develop the high level technical abilities and knowledge needed to solve complex problems using computing technologies. You will have access to highly specialised computer laboratories where you will learn cutting-edge theoretical skills and techniques.
The modules you will study will equip you with all of the technical abilities required for a successful career in computing and I.T. You will also develop research skills which will enable you to be innovative and forward thinking.
The final project will provide you with the opportunity to put into practice the academic knowledge and skills you have acquired during the degree.
What You Will Learn
Programme content: As a student of Computing (Final Year Entry), BSc (Hons) you will study the following course modules.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Minimum Required UCAS Tariff
- At least a Merit in a Foundation Degree in Computing with software development components. - At least a Merit in an HND in Computing with software development components - Successful completion of level 5 (Year 2) of a degree in a computing related subject with a good grade profile
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
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Tuition Fees Computing – Top Up BSc (Hons)
Additional fee information
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
How to apply
January 1, 2024
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Possible Entry Points:
- year 1 (Default entry point)
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About Oxford Brookes University
Oxford Brookes University was established in 1865, in the town of Oxford. This higher education institution operates from three main campuses: Headington, Wheatley, and Harcourt Hill - with a secondary campus in Swindon devoted to Nursing and a variety of CPD courses. This university performs strongly both in the areas of academics and athletics, holding prestigious achievements in both domains.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Electronic and Computer Engineering (with Integrated Foundation Year) BEng (Hons)||University of Brighton||80%||5%||10%||£9250||£13842||122||Brighton||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Systems Engineering BEng (Hons)||Royal Holloway, University of London||88%||3%||10%||£9250||£21900||122||Egham||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Systems Engineering (Including Year Abroad) BEng (Hons)||University of Essex||65%||0%||5%||£9250||£19670||104||Colchester||On campus Full-time|
|Computing BSc (Hons)||Southampton Solent University||59%||0%||0%||£9250||£13800||90||Southampton||On campus Full-time|
|Computing (Placement Year) BSc (Hons)||University of Worcester||81%||0%||20%||£9250||£13100||106||Worcester||On campus Full-time|
|Computing with foundation year and industrial placement BSc (Hons)||University of Bolton||58%||20%||13%||£38850||£51650||96||Bolton||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Engineering (Extended) BEng (Hons)||University of Greenwich||65%||0%||25%||£9250||£14500||109||London||On campus Part-time|
|Computing (Network Systems) BSc (Hons)||University of Greenwich||81%||10%||11%||£9250||£14500||134||London||On campus Full-time|
|Computing with Education BSc (Hons)||Ulster University||67%||3%||3%||£9250||£15360||124||Coleraine||On campus Full-time|
|Computing (Application Development) with industrial placement BSc (Hons)||University of Bolton||92%||20%||13%||£29600||£39200||100||Bolton||On campus Full-time|