Computer Science (with Teacher Training)

BSc (Hons)

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What you'll study

* All modules are subject to availability

Fees and funding

UK/EU: £9,250

Overseas: £16,000

More information on fees can be found in the Money section of the website.

UK & EU fees for 2018/19 have not yet been confirmed, and may increase.

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Where you'll study

Hull Campus

Teaching and Assessment

Typical breakdown of teaching time - based on a core of 2,000 hours per year

Teaching and learning
Teaching and learning
YearScheduledPlacementIndependent Study
Y1  28%  8%  64%
Y2  23% 17%  62%
Final  13%  16%  71%
Y1  60%  0%  40%
Y2  17%  0%  83%
Final  17%  0%  83%

About the course

With more schools teaching programming and information technology than ever before – a BSc in Computer Science with Teacher Training means you’ll be in high demand after graduation.  Not only will you gain in-depth knowledge and skills in computer science – but you’ll be fully prepared for a career in teaching, introducing young people to the basics of computing, through to brand new programming languages.

Our degrees are accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS), meaning you gain full exemption from the BCS’s Professional Examination as well as partial Chartered Engineer accreditation. This is the highest BCS award that undergraduate courses can achieve. 

Entry requirements

International students

(language requirements)

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

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Future prospects

A degree in Computer Science with Teacher Training gives you the skills and knowledge to be a specialist computing teacher at secondary level. Record numbers of students are opting to take computing subjects at GCSE level, so you’ll be in demand after graduation.

There are also opportunities for graduates to undertake research, leading to an MSc or PhD, or both. Current research interests of our staff include dependable systems, intelligent systems and simulation and visualisation.