Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Modules

Year 1: Introduction to computing and the internet; mathematics for computing; introduction to Java and object oriented programming. Year 2: Database systems; software projects: software engineering and research methods; graphical object oriented programming in Java. Year 3: Industrial placement (optional). Final year: Individual project; 6 options from topics including: web'based computing; computer security; electronic commerce; decision support and executive information systems; software engineering management; information systems management; data compression; neural networks; language, design and implementation; artificial intelligence; user interface design; algorithmic graph theory.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) £16,280  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Interview
  • Course specific

Key Course Information

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82% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 72%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 87%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 90%

£25,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

80% Go on to work and/or study

In work 60
Studying 15
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 15
Unknown 10

22% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 39%

Total Coursework: 57%

Total Practical: 4%

£5,247 - £5,247
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,906 - £7,306
Typical cost of private accommodation