Computing & IT and Mathematics (W42-CITM) DipHE
The Open University
Key Course Facts
This is one of several subject combinations available in our Diploma of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject (W42). With this diploma, you can specialise in an area of computing and IT and combine it with either pure mathematics or applied mathematics, dividing your time equally between subjects.
Key features of the course
Offers a 50:50 split between computing & IT and mathematics
Provides a choice of computing & IT topics to focus on
Builds a solid foundation for further study
Below you can see course specific reviews for 9 graduates of Computing & IT and Mathematics (W42-CITM) DipHE at The Open University for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK degree courses in Computer Systems Engineering.
Salary of all UK Graduates of Computer Systems Engineering
|15 months after graduation||3 years after graduation||5 years after graduation|
|25-75 percentile range||£21998 - £32054||£16530 - £30363||£18708 - £36094|
All Computer Systems Engineering courses of UK
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Study Time Distribution
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
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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.
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About The Open University
The Open University was established in 1969 in Milton Keynes, and is the largest university in the UK for undergraduate education. The OU is among the most prestigious distance-learning institutions in the United Kingdom, enjoying numerous awards and accreditations, including Triple Crown status for their Business School.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Electronic and Computer Engineering with a Year Abroad (Year 2 out) MEng (Hons)||The University of Nottingham||83%||5%||3%||£9250||£26500||152||Nottingham||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Engineering with Placement MSc (PG)||Southampton Solent University||83%||5%||3%||£8700||£14300||152||Southampton||On campus Full-time|
|Computing (Application Development) BSc (Hons)||University of Bolton||89%||15%||20%||£9250||£37350||74||Bolton||On campus Full-time|
|Computing (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)||Birmingham City University||-||-||-||£9250||£12000||-||Birmingham||On campus Full-time|
|Computing (Sandwich course) BSc||University of South Wales||71%||5%||13%||£9000||£12600||113||Pontypridd||On campus Full-time|
|Mathematics with Computing (Including Placement Year) BSc (Hons)||University of Essex||62%||0%||4%||£9250||£17700||105||Colchester||On campus Full-time|
|Computing - Networking (Top up) BSc (Hons)||Coleg Llandrillo (Llandrillo College)||62%||0%||4%||£8300||£8300||105||Colwyn Bay||On campus Full-time|
|Computing in Business BA (Hons)||University of Huddersfield||60%||5%||25%||£9250||£16000||132||Huddersfield||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Engineering MSc (PG)||University of Essex||60%||5%||25%||£9980||£19380||132||Colchester||On campus Part-time|
|Computer Systems Engineering with a year in Industry BEng (Hons)||University of East Anglia||75%||0%||10%||£9250||£21700 £22800||138||Norwich||On campus Full-time|