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Computing (Virtual Reality & Industrial Simulation) BSc (Hons)
Computing (Virtual Reality & Industrial Simulation) BSc (Hons)

Computing (Virtual Reality & Industrial Simulation) BSc (Hons)

  • ID:UNIC440126
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

  • A typical offer would be BCC at A-Level or DMM at BTEC
  • achieved GCSE Mathematics (or equivalent) at grade C/4 or above

English requirement

  • IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands

Course Information

This programme teaches you the power of virtual reality and industrial simulation in Computing, with a focus on 2D formats and development for use within a variety of platforms. Our specialist course covers the fundamental principles that are important to computing technology and meeting future demands.

You will have an insight into the computing industry, investigating the wide reaching influences that computers and computing technology have on the world, whilst also making your own contributions to help you find your place within the industry.

Whatever your ambitions, we’re here to help you to achieve them. We’ll support you to identify the skills you’re learning during your course, find your strengths and secure practical experience so that when it comes to applying for jobs or further study you’ll feel confident in standing out from the crowd. We’ve created the Northampton Employment Promise because we are so confident that if you focus on your studies and complete one of our awards you’ll be highly employable by the time you graduate. Putting you in a great position to secure employment or continue your studies.

You will be given a sound understanding of 2D and 3D graphics theory and techniques, development and artificial intelligence systems and mobile computing, as well as an appreciation of the relevance of multimedia technologies to today’s industry and commerce. During this course, you will reinforce your theoretical knowledge through practical work in our computer facilities.

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Pre Courses

You may be required to complete an English Language course or Foundation program before being able to enrol on to an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program.

  • Pre-sessional English Program (PEP)
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Pathway Courses

  • Foundation Pathway in Computing
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Augmented reality software
  • Engineer
  • Visualization/graphics
  • Software engineer
  • Visual effect/VR software engineer
  • 3D scientific visualization
  • Software engineer
  • Computer graphics designer
  • Computer graphics programmer
  • Animation game programmer
  • User interface
  • Programmer/developer 

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