Progression

Provided you pass the foundation year at the required level, you are guaranteed progression to the first year of one of our computing degree courses at BSc (Hons) level.

We have an established track record of students progressing from the foundation year to success in their chosen degree course. You’ll have the opportunity to discuss with your lecturers which degree to select towards the end of your first year of study.

Obtain 50 per cent or more overall on the foundation year, to have automatic progression to Year 1 of any of the following courses:

Undergraduate courses

BSc (Hons) Computer and Information Security (Full-time)

Cybersecurity has become essential component in computing, from securing governments and financial institutions against on the onslaught of thousands of daily malware threats to social engineering and ransomware attacks on individuals. This degree will provide a holistic and comprehensive analysis of the threats, countermeasures and technologies to enable graduates to design, development and implement secure systems. Grounded in the foundations of computer science, the course will build upon this knowledge to produce industry relevant and capable cybersecurity graduates.

BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Full-time)

Do you want to understand how a computer really works? You'll gain technical skills in computational theory, software development on a variety of devices and platforms, database development, computer hardware and networking. This degree has a strong emphasis on practical skills which are extremely useful in the workplace.

BSc (Hons) Computing (Full-time)

Provides the ideal preparation for a professional career in software development. You’ll develop the hands-on technical skills that are currently in demand by employers, as well as appropriate foundations in Computer Science, Software Engineering and Information Systems to support you in the long term.

BSc (Hons) Computing & Games Development (Full-time)

Create your own apps, indie releases and serious games and build your profile as a software developer. This course will challenge you to innovate in the games sector while honing your software development skills and working for real clients on live projects.