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Third Year Computer Science BSc 2022/23

The normal load is 120 CATS credits. Candidates for honours are required to take one core module and 90 CATS credits selected from the list of optional modules below, at least 75 CATS credits must be from List A. Students may take up to 30 CATS of unusual options.

Core Modules

Code Name Term CATS Credits
CS310 Computer Science Project 1, 2 30

Optional Modules - List A

Code Name Term CATS Credits
CS301 Complexity of Algorithms 1 15
CS313 Mobile Robotics 2 15
CS324 Computer Graphics 1 15
CS325 Compiler Design 1 15
CS331 Neural Computing 2 15
CS342 Machine Learning 1 15
CS345 Sensor Networks and Mobile Data Communications 1 15
CS346 Advanced Databases 2 15
CS349 Principles of Programming Languages 1 15
CS352 Project Management for Computer Scientists 1 15
CS355 Digital Forensics 2 15
CS356 Approximation and Randomised Algorithms 2 15

Optional Modules - List B

Code Name Term CATS Credits
CS263 Cyber Security * 1 15
IB3A7 The Practice of Operational Research 2 15
IB349 Operational Research in Strategic Planning 1 15
IB352 Applied Optimization Methods (pre-requisite IB104-12 or IB207-12) 2 15
ST343 Topics in Data Science 2 15

* Unavailable in 2021-22 academic year, exceptionally available to Year 3 students in 2022-23 academic year. Please note minimum credit requirement in Year 3 for FHEQ Level 6 modules (CS3 coded). More information in the Student Handbook.

Modules from Other Departments

More information on modules taught by other departments can be found in the Module Catalogue: