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Computer Science with Foundation Year BSc Hons

Computer Science and Computer Science at

University of Leicester

:
3.98 / 5

STUDY MODE

Full-Time

LENGTH

4 years course

LEARNING

On Campus

PLACEMENT YEAR

Not Available

YEAR ABROAD

Not Available

FOUNDATION YEAR

Yes

Computer Science with Foundation Year BSc Hons

In an industry as progressive as this one, there’s more than one way to succeed. If you don’t quite have the entry requirements to study computing at Leicester, this STEM Foundation Year degree is your

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Most helpful review for Computer Science and Computer Science at University of Leicester

member581637
18th March 23

Computer Science with Foundation Year, BSc Hons FullTime

I’m happy with the general organisation of the course

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What you will need to do

Apply by 29 Jan

What you won’t need to do

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Pass an entry test

Points of entry for Computer Science with Foundation Year BSc Hons

Foundation

Entry requirements for Computer Science and Computer Science at University of Leicester

Entry requirements are the formal requirements students need to meet to be considered for a place on a university course. But, each year many universities accept students with lower grades. The bar chart below shows the actual UCAS tariff points of students currently on this course.
B,C,C

Required subjects for Computer Science with Foundation Year BSc Hons at University of Leicester

Including 1 science from the following list: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronics, Geography, Geology, Maths, Further Maths, Physics, and Statistics.

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18th March 23

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The foundation year is a waste of time if you're at least somewhat competent at basic maths, physics and other general subjects. It's hard to not pass with above 80% average. As for the main course, teaching varies from excellent and hard working lecturers to genuinely terrible lectures, some of whom plagarise their exams and homework - when they are the universities chief plagarism officer... read more

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