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First year in Computing

Jump straight into the first year of your Computing degree, but benefit from an integrated approach that offers a supported transition to studying in the UK.
If your IELTS score and high school leaving grades exceed the requirements for foundation entry, this option is for you. The Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC) module is taught at the college, but the rest of the course is taught at the University.

Special features

  • ILSC: extra support with study and communication skills during the first year of your degree, preparing you for success at undergraduate level
  • Optional placement year – mandatory for BA (Hons) International Business

Pathways at the University of Plymouth

High school

Stage 1: UPIC

Stage 2: UoP

 

First year of your UoP degree

Second year of your UoP degree

Location

Fees for 2018/19

EU: £9,250

International: £13,500

Duration

Two semesters

Intakes

September

University modules

  • Analysis and Design

    You will apply fundamental analysis and design concepts to a team project, using requirements and systems engineering in a web application development scenario.

  • Computer Systems

  • Cybersecurity and Networks

  • Databases: Analysis, Design and Development

  • Introduction to Object-oriented Programming

  • Programme Introduction and Web Development

Stage 1 Computing Placement Preparation

If you’re planning on undertaking a placement in your final year, this module will assist you in your search, preparing you for a year in industry.

Click here to access the latest information on modules and assessment.

UPIC module

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC)

Stage 2: degree

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