Computers are fundamental to many industries. With the relevant knowledge and expertise on information technology, computer science and business, you can apply your skills in many fields across various industries.
The BSc (Hons) programme in Applied Computing covers the whole field of professional computing. It has been designed with specific input from employers, students and professional bodies. This means that what you learn is relevant to what you’ll do when you graduate, and your skills will meet the standards that employers expect.
This fully accredited programme by MQA, gives you the option to complete a:
2+1 (2 years at BAC and the final year at University of South Wales)
This course will:
- Explore the practical elements of professional computing and several areas where you can specialise and gain expertise.
- Give you a thorough grounding in the necessary skills to open up a flexible career in computing.
- Ensure you are industry-relevant upon completion of the programme.
About University of South Wales
The University of South Wales, formed by the merger of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport, is one of the largest in the UK, offering more opportunities and better prospects for students. Their computing degrees are fully accredited by the BCS, The Chartered Institute, and courses cover the full range of subject areas required by industry, including programming, security and games development. You will also benefit from regular input from experts working in the industry, while gaining hands-on experience you need to become an industry-ready graduate.
How Do I Get In?
- A pass in Matriculation or Foundation studies with minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.0 and a Credit in Mathematics at Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) level or its equivalent; or
- A pass in STPM with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) in any 2 subjects and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent;
- A Diploma (Level Four Malaysian Qualifications Register, MQF) in Computer Science OR Software Engineering OR Information Technology OR Information Systems or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 and a Credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; or
- Any other Diploma (Level Four MQF) in Science and Technology or Business Studies with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 may be admitted (subject to a rigorous internal assessment process and a Credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
- Candidates with CGPA below 2.5 but above 2.0 with a Credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted, subject to a rigorous internal assessment process.
- Candidate with a Credit in computing related subject at SPM or STPM level or its equivalent may be given preferential consideration.
*Other qualifications recognised by the Ministry of Education Malaysia
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