BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Foundation Year

Why choose this course?

Software makes modern life possible. Featuring a foundation year to build your confidence, this degree equips you with vital skills that will put you at the forefront of software development and programming. 

  • Start your studies at foundation year level if you don’t feel quite ready to embark on the honours degree right away  
  • Prepare for a successful career in the software industry in roles such as software engineer, project manager, technical architect or chief technology officer
  • Choose to spend an optional year in industry on placement, gaining hands-on experience which will set you apart in the graduate job market
  • Harness cutting-edge software development tools in our industry-standard laboratories
  • Learn from experienced computer scientists who have strong industry links
  • Play a part in fascinating projects such as the ALICE experiment, on which we are working in partnership with leading organisations at CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research
  • Plan your future with confidence: 100% of full-time graduates from this course were in work or further study six months after completing their studies (Unistats)

You can also take the BSc (Hons) Computer Science without a foundation year. Find out more.


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