Computing

Computing

You will study the core modules listed below, as well as some optional modules.

Academic English Skills aims to provide you with thorough training in the language and related academic skills which will enable you to best achieve your academic potential at University. These skills include the processes of academic writing, effective and extensive reading strategies, effective participation in seminars and delivery of presentations, and listening to and recording information effectively from lectures. You will also develop the accuracy and range of written and spoken language required to use language effectively and appropriately, with clarity and confidence in an academic context.
The aim of this module is to facilitate and develop your study skills to enable you to successfully complete a Foundation course at the University of Sussex International Study Centre and to progress to further undergraduate study. It will enable you to develop and record your ‘soft’ and transferable skills, which will be used to increase your employability.
This module aims to develop your understanding of the importance of managing finance to business success and survival. You will learn to understand that business finance is of interest to a range of stakeholders and be able to generate accurate and creative solutions to business problems and issues. You will acquire a range of relevant business and generic skills, including decision making, problem solving and the quantification and management of information.
This module aims to develop your understanding of organisations and their ability to meet society’s needs and wants. You will learn to understand that business behaviour can be studied from different perspectives and be able to generate enterprising and creative solutions to business problems and issues. You will acquire a range of relevant business and generic skills, including decision making and problem solving.
In this module you will develop a critical understanding of organisations and their ability to meet society’s needs and wants. You will learn to understand that business behaviour can be studied from a range of perspectives and how to generate enterprising and creative solutions to business problems and issues. You will acquire a range of relevant business and generic skills, including decision making, problem solving, the challenging of assumptions and the quantification and management of information.
The aim of this module is to provide you with opportunities to develop, practice and demonstrate mathematical skills relevant to an undergraduate degree course in business, computing or humanities at the University of Sussex. This module will enable you to apply these concepts and skills to situations relevant to areas of future study.
The aim of this module is to develop your understanding of the range of problems that database applications can help to solve and to develop your understanding of the main principles of solving problems using relational databases.
The aim of this module is to develop your understanding of the organisation of computer systems and hardware.
The aim of this module is to provide relevant knowledge for students proceeding onto an undergraduate degree course in the area of computing programming at the University of Sussex.
The aim of this module is to provide you with a basic knowledge of pure mathematics and its application, relevant to undergraduate degrees at the University of Sussex.
The aim of this module is to provide you with a foundation level knowledge of mathematics relevant to undergraduate degrees at the University of Sussex.
The aim of this module is to introduce you to the Hypertext Mark-up Language (HTML) used in the creation and display of pages on the World Wide Web and to provide an introduction to website design and functionality.

* Optional modules. You can choose two modules with this symbol.

Your degree at Sussex

This course can lead to one of the undergraduate degrees listed below (subject to meeting the grades outlined). The degrees and grades listed are subject to change.

Degree Programmes Award English Grade Semester 1 Semester 2
Computer Science BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Computer Science (4 year course) MComp 60% 50% 50%
Computer Science (with an industrial placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Computer Science (with an industrial placement) (5 year course) MComp 60% 50% 50%
Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (with an industrial placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Computing for Business and Management BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Computing for Business and Management (with an industrial placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Computing for Digital Media BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Computing for Digital Media (with an industrial placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Games and Multimedia Environments (GAME) BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%
Games and Multimedia Environments (GAME) (with an industrial placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% 50% 50%