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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

A degree in Applied Computing will give you a holistic perspective on IT and Computing industry practices by equipping you with expertise in a broad range of subjects and how they may be applied to organisations.Alongside developing your technical knowledge and skills, you will also gain an understanding into how these skills are applied in an organisational context by learning about systems analysis, project management, the software development process, the management of data and the administration of information systems. In addition to the computing skills you will develop, you will also gain key employability skills such as team working, report writing, communication and negotiation skills. **Features and benefits**- The four-year placement route gives you the opportunity to spend your third year on industrial placement boosting your employment prospects on graduation.- You will experience what it's like to work as part of a professional team finding solutions to complex problems via group projects. You can also get involved with extracurricular work to further apply your skills, such as hackathons, gaming events and the Students’ Union Computing Society.- This course shares a common first year with our BSc (Hons) Computer Science and BSc (Hons) Software Engineering courses, allowing you to transfer between these courses after Year 1 as you develop your areas of interest.- Our excellent facilities include teaching laboratories equipped with high-specification PCs with specialist, industry-standard software running on either Windows or Linux.- Our dedicated drop-in lab provides an informal social working space with regular support sessions from our programme support tutors.- We have a rolling plan of replacement for both hardware and software to ensure the department keeps up with developments in the world of computing and technology.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

  • University League Table

    54th

  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,500 students from more than 120 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    70th out of 110

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    129 54%

    56th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    73rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.99 80%

    41st

    19

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