Computing (with foundation year)*
by the British Computer Society (BCS)
in Wales for teaching satisfaction*
in the Teaching Excellence Framework
UCAS code: I908
Year of entry: 2019
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 4 YRS (FT) 6 YRS (PT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
Computing specialists are in high demand as technology now plays a role in almost everything we do. Our Computing degree, with Foundation Year, combines the core principles of the field with a forward-looking approach to embracing and driving new developments.
The course will prepare you for a career in this exciting industry with your highly sought-after skills in computer programming, database development, networking, website development and information systems design. These are vital skills for gaining entry into organisations that demand confident and technically equipped computing graduates.
Through studying computing, you will develop a number of practical skills that are useful in any field of business, such as problem solving, teamwork, project management and how to use information technology effectively as well as understanding specialised software. You will gain practical experience through work placements and working on real life projects as part of the course.
You can also choose to study this course as a three year degree (without the foundation year) BSc (Hons) Computing UCAS code:I674
*Subject to validation As part of its continuous quality assurance and enhancement, the University has new and updated courses in development. The details of these courses are in the process of being finalised and are awaiting their turn in the approval cycle, known as the ‘validation’ process. As soon as the programmes are validated the details of the course will be confirmed. The majority of new courses that are still ‘subject to validation’ are approved by their validation process; however, this is not guaranteed and should the course not go ahead as planned, or be significantly amended, you will be informed by the university and assistance will be provided to those who have been offered a place to find a suitable alternative course either at Wrexham Glyndwr University or at another provider.