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BSc (Hons) Computing

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Survey info

Some data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic, which may have had an effect on their responses.
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Abertay University

1 Location : Dundee Campus

Course details


Study mode

Full time

Length

4 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Not Available

Year abroad

Optional

Foundation year

Not Available

Study mode

Full time

Length

4 year course

Distance learning

Not Available

Placement year

Not Available

Year abroad

Optional

Foundation year

Not Available

Student Satisfaction

79%

agreed they were satisfied with the quality of the course

Average Earnings for

25,000

£25,000

15 months after the course for Computing graduates at Abertay University

Employment

88%

go on to work and / or study within 15 months after the course

What you need to know about the data

  • The data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Some courses and providers have been affected more than others.
  • The data tells you about the experience of recent students, but your experience may be different.
  • Read more about this data

79%

"Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course"

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students (66% of those who were asked)

All final year students are asked to complete the National Student Survey.

The teaching on my course

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

Learning opportunities

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

Assessment and feedback

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

Academic Support

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

Organisation and management

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

Learning resources

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

Learning community

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

Student voice

Source: NSS (National Student Survey)

Data from

20 students
(66% of those who were asked)

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76%

of students are still on the course or have completed it

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

380 students.

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Computing.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

After 1 year on the course

Source: Data for individual students collected directly from universities and colleges

Data from

380 students.

What you need to know about professional accreditation

A professionally accredited course is one which has been approved or endorsed by one or more professional bodies. This is because the learning and achievement of graduates meets the professional benchmarks and standards set by the accrediting body.

Read more about professional accreditation

This course is officially accredited by:

Accredited by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional. Find out more

What you need to know about earnings data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Labour markets change
  • Salaries vary across regions in the UK
  • There are lots of factors that affect graduate earnings.
  • Read more about earnings

Average earnings for all full-time Computing courses

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Computing.

This includes data from this and related courses at the same university or college. There was not enough data to publish more specific information. This does not reflect on the quality of the course.

For graduates from Abertay University

After 15 months

£25,000

Typical range: £19,500 - £30,000

Data from

40 people

(60% of those asked).

Students graduating during 2017-2018.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

After 3 years

£23,000

Typical range: £16,000 - £30,500

Data from

155 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£27,500

Typical range: £18,500 - £37,000

Data from

170 people.


Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

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After 15 months

£27,000

Typical range: £22,000 - £31,000

Data from

780 people.

65% of UK-resident Computing graduates from Abertay University are employed in Scotland.

Students graduating during 2017-2018.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

After 3 years

£23,500

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £17,000 - £30,500

Data from

1590 people.

75% of UK-resident Computing graduates from Abertay University are based in Scotland.

Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

After 5 years

£27,000

(excludes Northern Ireland)

Typical range: £19,500 - £36,000

Data from

1605 people.

76% of UK-resident Computing graduates from Abertay University are based in Scotland.

Students graduating during 2010-2012.

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset

What you need to know about employment data

  • Some data is from graduates surveyed during Covid-19 pandemic
  • Labour markets vary and change over time
  • Employment and job opportunities vary across regions in the UK
  • Read more about employment

88%

of the students go on to work and / or study

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

75 students (60% of those who were asked).

Read more about employment

What graduates are doing 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Computing.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

75 students

(60% of those who were asked).

Occupation types 15 months after the course

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Computing.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

60 students

(60% of those who were asked).

80%

In highly skilled work

68%

Information Technology Professionals

7%

Science, engineering and technology associate professionals

Less than 5%

Managers, directors and senior officials

Less than 5%

Artistic, literary and media occupations

Less than 5%

Sports and fitness occupations

17%

In other work

Less than 5%

Administrative occupations

Less than 5%

Sales occupations

Less than 5%

Secretarial and related occupations

Less than 5%

Skilled trades occupations

Less than 5%

Caring personal services

3%

In unknown work

Employed after finishing the course but employment type is not known

What you need to know about the data

90%

of graduates find their current work meaningful

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

45 students (60% of those who were asked)

The data displayed is from students on this and other courses in Computing.

There was not enough data to publish information specifically for this course. This is because the course has not yet run or has not been running long enough for this data to be available.

Perception of work after graduating

Source: Graduate Outcomes survey

Data from students graduating during 2018-2019.

Data from

45 students (60% of those who were asked)

I am utilising what I learnt during my studies in my current work.

My current work is meaningful.

My current work fits with my future plans.

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