Computer Science

Ulster University - Magee


Course Name Computer Science
Course Provider Ulster University - Magee
Course Code G401
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Derry City
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Duration Four years, including placement.

Each student must complete 120 credits (usually six modules) in each academic year, with the exception of placement year (60 credits). Years 1, 2 and 4 are spent in the University. Modules are taught on campus and are web-supplemented. In Year 3, students undertake a year's work experience.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate
112 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at higher level) to include English and Maths at H6 if studied at Higher level or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.
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Expand+Award: Bachelor of Science with Honours

Associate awards
Diploma in Professional Practice DPP
Diploma in International Academic Studies DIAS
Diploma in Professional Practice International DPPI

Professional recognition
BCS, the Chartered Ins...

Course Content

This course provides a broad education in computer science. Graduates are well equipped to apply software engineering principles within organisations.

This course is offered at the Magee campus by the Faculty of Computing, Engin...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

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Lectures are used to present theories and concepts and are supported through a combination of tutorial discussion and practical laboratory exercises.

Modules are either assessed by coursework only or by a combina...

Work Placement

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All students normally spend one year on placement in Year 3 working on some aspect of the software industry for a minimum period of 25 weeks. On satisfactory completion of the placement period, the student is eligible f...

Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates with computer science skills will find many career opportunities available to them, in developing new software, as project managers, in systems analysis, in planning and technical management, or in information management and...

Further Enquiries Central Admissions Magee
Margaret Breslin
T: +44 (0)28 7167 5494
T: +44 (0)28 7167 5678

International Admissions Office

Course Director: Mrs Mairin Nicell
T: +44 (0)28 7167 5700/ 71675522
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