Planit


Mathematics and Computer Science

University of Strathclyde

Content

Years 1 and 2: you study core mathematical methods and classes in calculus, geometry, applied analysis, mechanics, analysis and probability and statistics; Computer Science classes include machines, languages and computation, information and information systems, programming foundations, logic and algorithms, and user and data modelling.

Years 3 and 4: you can choose to focus up to three of your classes in either mathematics or computer science; your final-year project may be carried out in either subject; Honours graduates with sufficient computing classes may seek accreditation from the British Computer Society.

Entry Requirements

2024 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBC including Maths at A plus English at National 5. Higher English and Advanced Higher Maths preferred.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at ABBB including Maths at A plus English at National 5, or BBBB including Maths at B plus 70% in Strathclyde Summer School Mathematics plus English at National 5.

For entry to year 2 you would require Advanced Higher Maths at A and Computing Science at B.

Start Date

October

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

GG14

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Mathematics and Statistics

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General