Gain a comprehensive introduction to robotics and the underlying concepts of computer science. This degree programme, offered by the Department of Informatics in the School of Natural & Mathematical Sciences, provides an effective and well'balanced introduction to computer science plus fundamental concepts and more specialised knowledge in robotics and intelligent computer'based control.
Year 1 examples: Computer systems I; programming practice; foundations of computing I; elementary logic with applications; programming applications; data structures; practical experiences of programming; intro to artificial intelligence. Year 2 examples: Adaptive and robotic systems; computing science logic; object'oriented specification and design; robotics group project; programming language design paradigms; operating systems and concurrency; foundations of computing II. Year 3 examples: Distributed systems; computer graphics systems; automata and formal languages; logical modelling; optimisation methods; geometric algorithms; parallel algorithms; computer architecture.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BSc (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- International Baccalaureate 35
- GCE A-level AAB
- European Baccalaureate 85%
- SQA Higher AAABB
- SQA Advanced Higher AB
- BTEC National Diploma DDD
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 79%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 96%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 89%
|Studying and working||5|
Total Written: 68%
Total Coursework: 23%
Total Practical: 9%