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Mathematics (Computing) BSc

University of Derby

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science - BSc

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Course information**If you are excited by the idea of using mathematics to make a positive impact on the world, this BSc (Hons) degree could be for you. You will develop your knowledge of mathematical methods and techniques and get the chance to apply these to real problems through projects and placements.**KEY FEATURES OF THE COURSE:**- **RANKINGS:** Our Mathematics subject area is ranked 2nd in the UK for satisfaction with the course, and 6th in the UK for student satisfaction with teaching (The Guardian University Guide 2021). The subject area is also ranked as 4th in the UK for student experience (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021).- **WORKING WITH INDUSTRY:** In year two, you’ll work on a real problem set by an employer. You’ll also get the chance to take a year in industry as well as to study and work abroad for a semester, which will broaden your experience and boost your employment prospects.- **VIBRANT COMMUNITY:** You’ll join a friendly community including our enthusiastic Mathematics Society and research-active lecturers. You’ll have the opportunity to get involved with research projects which our teaching team are working on.- **PRACTICAL SKILLS:** You will build vital transferable skills such as problem-solving, communication, digital skills, teamwork and networking.- **OPTIONAL PLACEMENT YEAR:** Gain valuable experience in industry by taking an optional placement year between years two and three.**WHAT YOU’LL COVER:** You’ll spend 50% of your time on Mathematics and 50% on Computing. You will develop the skills you need to design, implement and test computer-robust and reliable programmes using the latest software, databases and programming languages.We will introduce you to the topics of discrete and computational mathematics that support computing, such as set theory, logic and matrices. You will also learn the fundamental theories, concepts and practices of computer programming.**HOW YOU’LL LEARN:**Lectures are combined with tutorials to promote discussion, encourage a deeper understanding and develop your problem-solving skills. There is also a weekly drop-in clinic for students to receive one-to-one help and support from dedicated and understanding staff.**YOUR CAREER:** Follow in the footsteps of our high-flying graduates who have gone on to work for organisations such as the London Stock Exchange, Microsoft and IBM. Employers recognise and value the problem-solving, analytical and numerical skills and competences that our graduates can offer. You will therefore discover a wide range of career opportunities available to you. Career paths include banking, finance, business, IT or teaching to name but a few.**STUDY OPTIONS:**This course is also available with a Foundation Year option.This course is also available with a Placement Year option.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,045per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level : BBC - BBB

At least a grade C at A level in Mathematics (or equivalent qualification)

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University information

University of Derby

  • University League Table

    96th

  • Campus address

    University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB, England

The award-winning international team offers guidance from initial enquiry to graduation and beyond.
There are a range of scholarships and discounts available to international students.
The University of Derby has around 1,700 students from 100 countries, studying at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    72nd out of 113 1

    56th out of 72 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    115 52%

    85th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    86.0 86%

    49th

    5
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.86 77%

    68th

    14
  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    120 50%

    47th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    76.0 76%

    43rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.39 88%

    5th

    5

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