Business Computing (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

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UCAS CODE N1IF
BSc(Hons) Computing (with foundation) teaches you how to assess practical problems and develop computer software to solve them. This degree is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS) - the IT industry’s professional body.It fully meets the academic requirements for you to become an Incorporated Engineer (IEng) or a Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP). It partially meets the requirements for you to become a Chartered Engineer (CEng).Learn hands-on techniques for ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time including foundation year | Frenchay Campus | 4 Years | 12-SEP-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
104th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
64th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
47th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 Years

Business Computing

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Business Computing graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Business Computing graduate salary
£24,000

Business Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Business Studies graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Business Studies graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Business Computing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
37%
Computing
32%
Information & Communication technology
21%
Business Studies
16%
Physics
16%

Business Studies

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Latest Business Information Technology reviews

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Kathryn
06 Nov 19

Business Computing (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Really good my course is really interesting alongside the social side as...
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06 Dec 17

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How Business Information Technology students rated:

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Bristol, University of the West of England
CompUniGuide ranking
64th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a popular institution based in Bristol, one of the UK’s most thriving and creative cities. With campuses spanning the city, it offers the freedom and excitement of living in a big city, but within a supportive campus community. With a diverse student body of 30,000 students and more than 400 courses covering a wide range of subject areas, there’s something for everyone. The University was awarded TEF gold status in the latest Government rankings for higher education providers, so you can be confident that you’ll be getting the very best standard of teaching. This is the highest possible rating in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2018.

Where you'll study

Bristol, University of the West of England

Coldharbour Lane Bristol
South Gloucestershire
BS16 1QY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bristol Parkway  0.6 miles away

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