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BSc (Hons)Mathematics and Computer Science

Northumbria University
United Kingdom, Newcastle
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Overview

This course brings together the two complementary disciplines of mathematics and computer science to offer you the latest knowledge and skills in computing alongside a solid foundation in mathematical and statistical techniques.

In your first two years, you’ll develop skills across a broad range of mathematical and computer science areas, specialising in the final year through optional modules and a substantial research project.

You’ll also develop important transferable skills such as problem solving, data analysis, presentation and effective communication.

In addition, you’ll have the option of a work-based placement year in industry or study abroad at one of our partner institutions, enabling you to develop additional personal and professional skills.

Programme structure

Your course in brief

Year 1

You will undertake six core taught modules, including Calculus, Computational Mathematics and two Programming modules.

Year 2

You will build upon the knowledge attained from year one with six further core modules taught modules.

Year 3

You can choose to do an optional placement or year abroad to broaden your university experience.

Year 4

You will choose a number of optional modules based on your preferences, as well as taking on a final year research project.

Career opportunities

We’ll place great emphasis on supporting you to develop the knowledge and skills that employers value the most, including transferable skills such as creative thinking, communication, analysis and IT.

You’ll have knowledge of contemporary theory, research and professional practice in mathematics, statistics and computer science, as well as skills in the use and evaluation of computing software, tools and techniques; all of which are highly sought-after by employers in all sectors and industries.

You’ll also develop important transferable skills such as problem solving, data analysis, presentation and effective communication and teamwork, as well as a good understanding of the wider global issues around mathematics, statistics and their applications.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States