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Forensic Computing and Security BSc (Hons)

Bournemouth University

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Course info

UCAS CODE G550
**Why study BSc (Hons) Forensic Computing & Security at BU?**- Understand the ways that hackers, as well as general users think in order to predict their behaviour.- Use your applied technical skills to expose weakness in systems to ultimately build and maintain secure digital environments.- Engage in a series of practical, industry-focused tasks and co-participate in a range of research projects, not only with BU staff but experts from other institutions in the UK and Europe.- Gain valuable ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

Forensic Science
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
68th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
26th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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 - 79 = 21% 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

Computer Science graduate salary at this uni
£27,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, August 2022

Entry requirements
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Scottish Higher
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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

Computer Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Information & Communication technology
30%
Mathematics
30%
Computing
29%
Business Studies
20%
Physics
16%

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Latest Forensic Science (Non-Medical) reviews

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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 42 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 46%
3 star 17%
2 star 2%
1 star 4%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,048 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 49%
3 star 15%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Bournemouth University
CUG ranking
68th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Based by the sea in south-west England, Bournemouth University (BU) focuses on producing future-ready graduates, with every student able to take a work placement as part of their course. All courses are run by the university’s three faculties and Business School: Faculty of Health & Social Sciences Faculty of Media & Communication Faculty of Science & Technology The Bournemouth University Business School A Bournemouth University degree means practical, real-world experience that complements student’s education and prepares them for a truly global career. Prospective applicants can visit their student blog to hear from current students and how they found their degree of difference.

Where you'll study

Bournemouth University

Talbot Campus Fern Barrow Poole
BH12 5BB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Branksome  0.9 miles away

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