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BSc (Hons) Computer Science

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.

Year 1

Computer Systems

Introduction to Programming

Professional Skills and Ethics

Year 2

Programming and Software Quality Assurance

Maths for Computing

Client Side Web Development

Year 3

Object Oriented Programming

Server Side Web Development

HCI and User Interface Design

Year 4

Database Principles and Technologies

Network Systems

Group Project

Year 5

Artificial Intelligence

Mobile Application Development

Cloud and Distributed Computing

Year 6

Computing Project (dissertation)

Employability and Entrepreneurship

Study Details

You will study on the Lincoln College Campus for the full duration of the course. Part Time - 6 Years Course contact hours are to be confirmed. 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 Levels 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. Plus GCSE English Language – grade C/4 or above GCSE Maths – grade C/4 or above (Level 2 Functional skills is not taken as an equivalent)

EU 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

If you are a Tier 4 visa applicant, you can only apply for a full time course .

The assessment methods typically used throughout the programme include: Coursework Portfolios Assessments Essays Presentations (group) Case Studies Reports Websites Progression 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.

Part Time Per Year:

Home and EU Students -  £4350.00

International Students -  £4750.00

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 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:6 Years

Location:Lincoln Campus

Course Code:HEL0042AA1

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