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BSc (Hons) Computer Science

UCAS Institution Code: L42   UCAS Course Code: I100

This qualification is designed to equip students with the knowledge,

understanding and skills required to enhance their career potential in the

computing and IT profession. The courses are aimed mainly, but not exclusively,

at those who have some computing experience.

Typical Course Structure

Year 1

Introduction to Programming
Programming and Software Quality

Maths for Computing
Client Side Web Development

Skills and Ethics

Year 2
Object Oriented Programming Server Side

Database Principles and Technologies
Network Systems

and User Interface Design
Group Project

Year 3
Computing Project (dissertation)
Mobile Application

Artificial Intelligence Cloud and Distributed Computing

Employability and Entrepreneurship

Applications for this course are processed through UCAS. Please make a note

of the codes below, then continue to apply through the UCAS

Institute code: L42
UCAS Course code: I100

Study Details

You will study on the Lincoln College Campus for the full duration of the course. Full Time - 3 Years 14 hours per week.Whilst the sessions delivered at College will typically fall between Monday and Friday from 9am – 5pm, it is expected that students will complete the online study, in addition to the independent study, outside of these times. Students should also make themselves available to complete work experience hours outside of these times. Many of the opportunities offered through the college will require commitment during evenings and weekends.

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A minimum of 64 UCAS Tariff points from the following:
GCE A and AS

BTEC National (90 Credit Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma) in a

relevant subject
Scottish Higher/Advanced Higher with at least one subject

at Advanced Higher.

For mature applicants, experience may be taken in

lieu of qualifications that carry UCAS Tariff points.


English Language – grade C/4 or above
GCSE Maths – grade C/4 or above

(Level 2 Functional skills is not taken as an equivalent)


and International Applicants  
NARIC confirmed equivalent of 64

UCAS points IELTS with an overall score of 6.0 and a minimum of 5.5 in each

component. Equivalent English language qualifications are acceptable for

applicants not requiring a Tier 4 visa

The assessment methods typically used

throughout the programme include:
Coursework Portfolios

Presentations (group)
Case Studies

On successful completion of this

course, graduates have a strong set of practical skills for pursuing a career

within the computing and IT industry. Graduates will have the capability to

adapt and respond to the changing and diverse nature of the sector. Graduates

could also complete postgraduate courses at an alternative university or pursue

a teacher training qualification.

Per Academic year

Home and EU Students - £7999.00

International Students - £9500.00

Tuition fees will remain unchanged for the duration of a student’s continuous enrolment.

Additional Course Costs

Textbooks – varying costs (optional)

Additional compulsory course costs will be paid for using the Career Degree Bursary. The scheme allows students to access the remainder of the bursary (up to a maximum value of £500 / £250) for additional optional courses, workshops, professional memberships and resources. There is no cash alternative. Students who wish to access opportunities in excess of the Career Degree Bursary may do so at full cost to themselves.

Please see the full ‘HE Terms and Conditions’ for details of additional library and printing costs associated with this programme

This course is validated by the University of Hull. The validating institution is responsible for awarding the qualification at the end of the programme. Students on validated courses are OfS registered, funded and taught at Lincoln College and it is the responsibility of the College to manage all aspects of this provision. The validating institution maintains an oversight of the programme throughout the academic year and must be satisfied that students are being taught in line with the required academic standards of the awarding institution.

For full details and information of the responsibilities and conditions of study of both Lincoln College and the validating partners please see the T&CS and POLICIES sections which can be found at:

University of Hull

Key Facts

Level:Level 6


Duration:3 Years

Location:Lincoln Campus

Course Code:HEL0040AA1

Applications for this course are processed through UCAS. To apply for this course please make a note of the Institute Code and UCAS Course code from the course description.

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