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BSc Computer Science (including foundation year)

BSc Computer Science (including foundation year)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
This four-year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of study. During the Year Zero, students will study four academic subjects relevant to their chosen course as well as a compulsory English language and academic skills module. This course is the most flexible of the courses in computing, allowing students to choose from a wide choice of optional modules and to specialise in areas as diverse as assistive technologies, computer games, artificial intelligence, evolutionary computation, Big Data and robotics. This course also offers key skills for computer science in the areas of: Algorithm analysis and basic computability; Software engineering; Java language principles and application programming interfaces. Past Essex graduates in computer science have found employment as systems analysts, software engineers, programmers and systems engineers, while a number go on to postgraduate study or research.