BSc (Hons) Creative Computing

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The fine details

This course looks at how the boundaries between digital and creative roles are becoming increasingly blurred. The course is new to the undergraduate portfolio and works to give students both the creative and technical skills needed to excel in industry.

UCAS Code
150
Duration
3 years full time | 4 years with an optional placement year
Start date
September 2020
Validating body
Ravensbourne University London

Entry requirements

Students will be expected to have five GCSEs (grade C/level 4 or above) or equivalent (including English), and hold at least one of the below or equivalent UK/international qualifications.

 

Qualifications accepted:

  • 2 A levels, grade C or above
  • AS levels, grade C or above
  • 2 vocational A levels, grade C or above
  • Level 3 Foundation Diploma or National Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma, grade C or above
  • International Baccalaureate, 24 points or above
  • International students will be required to have IELTS with an overall score of 5.5 or above, or TOEFL with an overall score of 72 or above.

Assessment

Students will learn through a combination of practical workshops and class-based learning.

They will be assessed through artefacts, projects and presentations which may be combined with some coursework.

Key study topics

This course works to accompany creative skills with more technical capabilities such as computer coding, app development, and machine intelligence.

Key study topics include:

  • Web development
  • Coding
  • Machine learning and artificial intelligence
  • Mobile application development
  • Database management and programming

 

Top reasons to apply

  1. Develop skills that are high in demand by industry
  2. Combine creative flair with a technical grounding
  3. Learn about interactive systems, web and mobile technologies, digital art and multimedia streaming
  4. Gain first-hand experience of immersive technologies
  5. Have access to state of the art computing tools and technologies
  6. Opportunity to work with both technology specialists and creatives 
  7. Become a creative professional in computing

 

Careers

Other than applying for normal computing roles such as a programmer or network administrator, this course will prepare students for more specialised roles such as:

  • Cloud engineer
  • Cloud developer
  • Cloud security engineer
  • Data analyst

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