London South Bank University

Course Introduction

BSc (Hons) Computer Science combines the expertise of computer science and informatics with electrical and electronic engineering and offers the opportunity to study the theory and the practical approach of computation and the design and implementation of various applications. This programme explores a wide range of computer science topics from the algorithmic essentials and hardware foundations to software and virtual machines and their applications for a variety of fields in today's fast'changing marketplace. This course offers a balanced programme of theory of computation, programming, algorithms and data structures and formal methods for software and hardware design and covers various specialty areas. Towards the end of the course you'll be able to specialise in a variety of aspects of computer science including computer engineering; big data and business intelligence; collaborative computing and devices and sensors.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)
4 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 26
  • GCE A-level
  • Tariff 120-128
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MDD
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) D2
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate