Through the development of new technologies and applications, software engineering radically and continually changes the way we experience our world, whether in gaming, communications, commerce, entertainment, science or education. This course assumes no prior knowledge of software engineering and offers you flexibility to pursue specialist areas of particular interest to you (eg web design, digital business, and internet security).
Modules listed may also be a mixture of core and optional modules; year 1: programming essentials; information technology toolbox; information and communication technology; business organisation and practice; systems analysis and design 1; programming applications; technology and change; group design workshop 1; year 2: advanced programming concepts; systems analysis and design 2; database systems; network communications; group design workshop 2; information and project management; 2 option modules from: network software; strategy and intelligent games; advanced java environment; year 3: project; software quality; foundation of algorithms; 4 option modules from: advanced database systems; broadband multimedia networks, computer'aided software engineering, e'commerce, web'based enterprise services.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
- Tariff 112-112
- International Baccalaureate 25
- GCE AS-level
- BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
- BTEC National Diploma MMM
- GCE A-level
- SQA Higher
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- BTEC National Award
- Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 112
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 64%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 84%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 85%
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Total Written: 30%
Total Coursework: 70%