B.Sc.(Hons) Software Engineering - University of Northampton (UK)

University of Northampton (UK)

Computer and IT

4 year(s)

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People who wish to study how integral software engineering is to the functionality and performance of products, as well as the impact on the user journey are invited to apply for this specialist course. The computing industry is at the heart of daily lives and businesses and the industry is continually growing. In this course you will investigate the wide reaching influences that computers have on the world, as well as the contribution that you may be able to make to future advances. The course covers the methods and techniques through which software can be developed following rigorous engineering practices, meeting required levels of quality. You will learn how to plan and manage architectures for large-scale development projects, while adopting an academic and rigorous approach that covers all the important theory, practice and technology which will support you throughout your career.

This programme initially covers a broad variety of topics exploring a range of fundamental principles pertinent to computing and computer technology. This means that you are able to relate their specialist discipline to the wider computing subject.

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 55% in 10+2/CBSE. Students must have 60% in English or IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no skill below 5.5.

All decisions regarding an offer letter are made by the University of Northampton, UK approval.

Students awaiting results are also encouraged to apply.

 Students who have completed Foundations Degree (Level 3/ Bridge Course) from recognized institution are also encouraged to apply.  

Curricular structure

Year I

CSY1017Computer Communications20Compulsory
CSY1014Computer System20Compulsory
CSY1018Internet Technology 20Compulsory
CSY1019Software Engineering 120Compulsory
CSY1020Problem Solving & Programming20Compulsory
CSY1026Database 1 20Compulsory

Student must take all modules.

Year II

CSY2006Software Engineering 2 20Compulsory
CSY2008Formal Specification of software Systems 20Compulsory
CSY2027Group Projects20Compulsory
CSY2028Internet Programming20Compulsory
CSY2038Database 220Compulsory
CSY2030System Design   Development20Compulsory

Student must take all compulsory modules for their pathway. 

Year III

CSY4010Computing Dissertation40Compulsory
CSY3010Media Technology20Compulsory
CSY3013Software Engineering 320Compulsory
CSY3024Database 320Compulsory
CSY3025Artificial Intelligence Techniques20Compulsory

Student must take all compulsory modules. 

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