Computing

In the fast-paced and ever expanding industry of computing it is essential that you learn the most up-to-date software techniques and tricks of the trade to allow you to excel in this exciting sector. Whether you are keen to build on your app development, work in gaming or on creating websites, we will help you to develop the skills you need to succeed.

Computing courses

Computer Science BSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: I100   Duration: 3 years full-time | Part-time options available on request

In a world where computation devices are central to political, economic and social cohesion, the activities of computer scientists are playing an ever increasing role in engineering the society of tomorrow. At York St John University, we are committed to inspiring you to become an exceptional graduate with the fundamental practical, technical, cognitive and creative skills needed to succeed in Computer Science today.


Computer Science (with placement) BSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: 8H21   Duration: 4 years full-time

Studying Computer Science will provide you with fundamental practical, technical, cognitive and creative skills that have real world value. The focus of this programme is on your future employability. You will therefore learn to develop software systems that meet real business and organisational needs. You will study the fundamentals of computer science, working on practical exercises and activities that will help you understand and develop computer software.


Games Development BSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: II62   Duration: 3 years full-time | 4 years full-time with a one-year placement | 6 years part-time

If you think you could create the next big game then this is the course for you. Our Games Development course will give you the skills necessary to contribute to game development from Indie to AAA. We will thoroughly prepare you for employment in the fast-paced computer games industry.


Games Development (with placement) BSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: 2W73   Duration: 4 years full-time

Games Development is part of our new suite of computing programmes at York St John University. On this programme you will learn core programming, design and computational systems which can be applied to a range of industries and situations including Games and Gaming. As a Games Development student at York St John you will explore computing in a creative and stimulating environment where personal innovation and technical expertise are valued and developed in all our students.


Software Engineering BSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: II10   Duration: 3 years full-time | Part-time options available on request

Our experts have developed this programme to provide you with the knowledge and skills needed for you to pursue your dream career in software engineering and development. You will explore Software Engineering in a stimulating environment, where we value your personal innovation and technical expertise, as well as providing you with the opportunity to develop valuable industry connections.


Software Engineering (with placement) BSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: 2R11   Duration: 4 years full-time

As a Software Engineering student at York St John you will explore software engineering in a creative and stimulating environment where personal innovation and technical expertise are valued and developed in all our students. You will learn a range of programming and computational systems. You will then extend your knowledge and skills through projects with industry professionals, as well as collaborative projects with students, academics and professionals from other disciplines. You will learn to be entrepreneurial, finding and creating opportunities for your future professional practice.


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