Foundation Degree in Computer Science


Foundation Degree in Computer Science

Foundation Degree in Computer Science

The Foundation Degree in Computer Science will help you on your way to a successful career in ICT or further study in this area. You will study a range of subjects including Programming, Web Development, Computer Systems, Systems Analysis, Database Development, Emerging Technologies and Continuous Professional Development. On successful completion of the second year, you not only graduate with an FDSc in Computer Science but also have the opportunity to progress to the University of Chester to complete an optional ‘top-up’ 3rd year to obtain a BSc (Hons) in Computer Science.

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Please apply through UCAS:

UCAS institution code: W36

Course code: G400


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Computer Systems, Systems Analysis, Relational Databases, Programming, Website Development, Project Management, Emerging Technologies & Continuing Professional Development

You will ideally be working within the ICT industry, want to gain a nationally-recognised Higher Education Qualification and already have a Level 3 qualification or relevant work experience. To meet the requirements of the course you will undertake a work-based project.

You will be continually assessed throughout the course through practical and written means.

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Foundation Degree in Computer Science OUCHESTR (Reference : F1A)

Course duration 21/09/2017 - 09/06/2019 (30 Weeks)

Department Curriculum Qualification Costing Duration Availability
Creative & Performing Arts Computing 00244449 TBC* 21/09/2017 - 09/06/2019 Spaces available
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Day of Week Campus
21/09/2017 09/06/2019 00:00:00 00:00:00 Thursday Ellesmere Port Campus
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* Please contact the College for more information on costs