Computer Networks and Security BSc (Hons)

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

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( 4.0) 729 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE I567
Today’s businesses demand the ability to have computer systems and networks, which operate on a global scale – so there is a high demand for people with the skills to make this happen.This course is first in Wales for teaching satisfaction (WGU analysis of unpublished 2018 NSS data) and includes a mix of technology, security and networking modules with many hands-on practical opportunities.Students will:develop critical skills and cutting edge thinking to gain the confidence to keep up with the... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
68th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
127th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
96th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Computer Science

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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Computer Science graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£11,750 per year
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Student rating ( 4.0) 7 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.0) 729 reviews

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2 star 3%
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Glyndwr University, Wrexham
CompUniGuide ranking
127th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
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Located five minutes from the centre of Wrexham, north Wales’ largest town, Wrexham Glyndwr University merges modern facilities with beautiful grade II–listed buildings. The majority of services, including accommodation are centrally based on the Wrexham campus. In addition to the main campus in Wrexham there is a dedicated rural campus in Northop specialising in animal sciences and environmental courses and a specialist opto-electronics research facility in St Asaph. The university recently launched its £60m Campus 2025 estates project, the university’s strategy to significantly update and modernise its campuses with plans to remodel and redevelop our sites into contemporary and attractive learning environments for the 21st century.

Where you'll study

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

Plas Coch
Wrexham
LL11 2AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Wrexham General  0.2 miles away

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