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  • 2 semesters


  • September, January


  • Up to £17,600

Study one of our pathways to a computing degree and break into an industry of cutting-edge technologies. ICP and the University of Portsmouth will teach you the skills and knowledge that will make you a valuable contributor to the information industry. In support of this, many of our courses are accredited by the British Computing Society (BCS).

Portsmouth is also the European home of IBM, which means our city is recognised as a centre for computer-related and IT business. Therefore, our staff work closely with this sector to make sure our courses always reflect the current and future needs of commerce and industry.


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Programme Details:

University Foundation

Course Duration

2 semesters


September or January


  • ICT Skills
  • Mathematics for Science and Computing
  • Engineering Principles 1
  • Business Studies
  • Research Method, Critical Thinking and Expression
  • Programming Concepts
  • Numerical Techniques 2 (Technical Steam) or
  • Business Management (Business Stream)
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 3

Programme Details: Year 1

First Year Degree in Computing

Course Duration

2 semesters




ICP at the University of Portsmouth and School of Computing, University of Portsmouth


  • Business Intelligence
  • Computer Games
  • Computer Security
  • Data Processing
  • Forensic Computing
  • Patent Work
  • Software Engineering
  • Systems Design
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