London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

This professional computing degree provides you with opportunities for placements in the industry while you study. You'll learn the basics of programming operating systems and commercial applications, as well as specialist topics of your choosing.

**More about this course**

As well as studying the fundamentals of computing, you’ll have the option to specialise in fascinating areas such as artificial intelligence, ethics and computer law. You’ll develop your IT proficiency, problem'solving skills and learn to apply this knowledge to real'life situations.

As well as our team of experienced teaching staff, you’ll have the opportunity to hear from industry experts. For example, the Vice President of the multi'national company Telefonica has previously given a talk to our students.

**What our students say**

"Overall my four years at London Met were amazing. I made some great friends with both students and lecturers. All the modules were useful in starting a career in IT. I would like to thank my lecturers for all of their help over the four years." James Young, graduated in 2015 with 1st Class Honours

Course Modules

Year 1 modules include:

Computer Hardware and Software Architectures (core, 30 credits),

Information Systems (core, 30 credits),

Logic and Problem Solving (core, 30 credits), and

Programming (core, 30 credits).

Year 2 modules include:

Databases (core, 15 credits),

Emerging Programming Platforms and Technologies (core, 30 credits),

Networks and Operating Systems (core, 30 credits),

Professional Issues, Ethics and Computer Law (core, 15 credits),

Software Engineering (core, 30 credits).

Year 3 modules include:

Advanced Database Systems Development (core, 30 credits),

Application Development (core, 30 credits),

Project (core, 30 credits),

Work Related Learning II (core, 15 credits),

Artificial Intelligence (option, 15 credits),

Management Support Systems (option, 15 credits).

Start Date:

09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £2,310 Home Fees