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Computing (Games Programming) BSc (Hons)

Edge Hill University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    I610

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    58th

    13
  • Subject Ranking

    83rd

    6 (Computer Science)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    138

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    73

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.10

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    28-SEP-20

Course Summary

This degree is for those who wish to study games programming while also acquiring the technical abilities to enhance their future employability in a wide range of areas. While the focus of the modules relates to computer gaming, the course has been designed to provide extensive skills and knowledge that can be applied to a number of industry sectors. The programme has been aligned to the current SFIAplus skill standards, which are widely recognised among the IT industry and adopted by the British Computer Society (BCS). This means that graduates will not only meet the industry expectations for programming roles, but can take the first steps towards attaining chartered status within the industry.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points

BBC

Details

Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations. A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

58th

About this University

Edge Hill University is based on an award-winning campus in Lancashire, close to Liverpool and Manchester. The university has been providing higher education since 1885, based on an ethos of opportunity from knowledge. Its academic community comprises 14,256 students.

Address

Ormskirk (Main Campus)

St Helens Road

Ormskirk

L39 4QP

UNITED KINGDOM