Computing and Communications

The School of Computing and Communications is one of the UK’s leading departments (positioned 12th in REF2014) offering an extensive portfolio of high-quality programmes for undergraduate and postgraduate study, taught by a team of around 50 acknowledged world experts in their field.

Requires A Level Mathematics at grade B or higher.

This pathway covers practical storage and usage of data and digital media and its applications. Some computing experience is necessary.

Year OneYear TwoYear Three
Software Development Databases Final Year Project
Fundamentals of Computer Science Human-Computer Interaction Advanced Internet and Mobile Applications
Information Systems Computer Networks Distributed Systems
Creative Technology Software Design Languages and Compilation
Digital Systems Computer Science Group Project Independent Research Project
Fundamentals of Communication Systems Operating Systems Selected Research Topics
  Advanced Processing Software Innovation
  Software Design Studio Project 1 (core studio) Software Design Studio Project 2 (network studio)
  Independent Research Project Game Design
  IT for Creative Industries Innovation Computer Science Seminars
  Challenge Group Project Artificial Intelligence
  Animation and Computer Graphics Security and Risk
  Professional Issues and Research Methods Advanced Networking
    Medica Coding and Processing
    Embedded Systems

Compulsory modules are highlighted in grey.

The information contained on the website with respect to modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, Professional Statutory and Regulatory Bodies' (PSRB) requirements, staff changes, and new research.