Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science

Undergraduate

BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering
The University of South Wales' BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering programme prepares you for an exciting career in the UK's aircraft and aerospace industry, the second largest in the world.
BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering (Including Foundation Year)
On the foundation course in Aeronautical Engineering, you'll study the engineering principles needed for a an exciting career in the UK's aircraft and aerospace industry.
BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering
On the University of South Wales' BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering degree you'll gain the intellectual, creative, practical and managerial skills for a career as a chartered engineer.
BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The IET-accredited BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree will prepare you for a leading role in the development of modern electrical and electronic systems – researching, designing, building and marketing the next generation of products.
BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Including Foundation Year)
The Foundation course in Electrical and Electronic Engineering is for people who don't have the right qualifications to start the three year Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree.
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
This Mechanical Engineering degree allows you to use your mathematical and analytical skills to solve real-life problems, and develop a well paid career with lots of options.
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering (Including Foundation Year)
The Foundation Year in Mechanical Engineering is for those who don't quite have the right qualifications to start our three year Mechanical Engineering degree.
BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
The BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering degree at the University of South Wales provides you with hands-on experience. You will study at our dedicated Aerospace Centre, which has a state-of-the-art flight simulator and a BAe Jetstream 31.
BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (Including Foundation Year)
The University of South Wales' Foundation Year in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering is for people who don't quite have the right qualifications to start our three-year BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering degree.
BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (Top-Up)
Specifically designed for students who may have already obtained an EASA Part-66 certification, relevant HND, or equivalent qualification, this one year top-up course allows you to gain the BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering in one calendar year.
BSc (Hons) Analytical and Forensic Science (Top Up)
This one-year BSc (Hons) Analytical and Forensic Science (Top Up) course will enable you to compete for graduate positions based in forensic laboratories, crime scene investigation teams, toxicology, biomedical and environmental laboratories, police forces, fingerprint bureaus and more.
BSc (Hons) Applied Cyber Security
Our BSc (Hons) Applied Cyber Security is a practical course where you will work with industry to become a highly skilled cyber security expert, able to keep computer systems free of interference and find solutions to real-life problems.
BSc (Hons) Biology
Accredited by the Royal Society of Biology, the University of South Wales' BSc (Hons) Biology degree develops the broad knowledge and solid practical experience that is required to start an exciting scientific career.
BSc (Hons) Biology (Including Foundation Year)
BSc (Hons) Biology develops the broad knowledge and solid practical experience that is required to start an exciting scientific career.
BSc (Hons) Chemistry
This Royal Society of Chemistry accredited Chemistry degree places a special emphasis on analytical chemistry and modern aspects of chemical science, and will develop your ability to think logically and to apply the principles of chemistry to any area.
BSc (Hons) Chemistry (Including foundation year)
This Chemistry degree places a special emphasis on analytical chemistry and modern aspects of chemical science, and will develop your ability to think logically and to apply the principles of chemistry to any area. You will benefit from a course that begins with a foundation year providing well structured support to develop your scientific skills and knowledge.
BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering
The University of South Wales's BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering degree will give you the right practical and academic training for a career in civil engineering, including structural design, geotechnical design, project management, highway and transport engineering, and sustainable design and development.
BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering (Including Foundation Year)
The University of South Wales' foundation year in Civil Engineering gives you the knowledge and confidence to progress on to the BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering degree and develop key skills for success in the civil engineering industry.
BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering Top-Up
If you already have a relevant HND Civil Engineering, this one year top up Civil Engineering course allows you to gain a full bachelor’s degree in one year.
BSc (Hons) Computer Applications Development
The BSc (Hons) Computer Applications Development degree has a strong practical element and you will gain expertise in developing information systems and managing software projects.
BSc (Hons) Computer Applications Development (Including Foundation Year)
If you do not have the right subjects or grades to enrol directly onto our BSc (Hons) Computer Applications Development degree, this Foundation course offers an alternative route into degree study with an additional foundation year.
BSc (Hons) Computer Forensics
The University of South Wales' BSc (Hons) Computer Forensics will give you the skills to manage a forensic case and perform detailed technical analysis of computer-based evidence.
BSc (Hons) Computer Forensics (Including Foundation Year)
BSc (Hons) Computer Forensics will give you the skills to manage a forensic case and perform detailed technical analysis of computer-based evidence.
BSc (Hons) Computer Games Development
Whether you’re interested in artificial intelligence, game psychics or cross-platform graphics rendering, University of South Wales' BCS-accredited BSc (Hons) Computer Games Development prepares you for a career in programming for games development.
BSc (Hons) Computer Games Development (Including Foundation Year)
The University of South Wales' Computer Games Development degree places an emphasis on programming for computer games, but it also prepares you for a career in software development, and is your first step towards a rewarding career in the creative industries.
BSc (Hons) Computer Science
The University of South Wales's BSc (Hons) Computer Science degree combines the theoretical foundations of computation with practical software development.
BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Including Foundation Year)
If you do not have the right subjects or grades to enrol directly onto our Computer Science degree, this foundation Computer Science course offers an alternative route into degree study with an additional and supported foundation year.
BSc (Hons) Computer Security
The University of South Wales' BSc (Hons) Computer Security degree prepares you for a career in computer security, understanding how computer systems are designed and secured and how to protect them against all kinds of cyber attacks.
BSc (Hons) Computer Security (Including Foundation Year)
BSc (Hons) Computer Security emphasises on preparing you for a career in security, understanding how computer systems are designed, secured and evaluated.
BSc (Hons) Computing Mathematics
Accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, the University of South Wales' BSc Computing Mathematics degree offers a solid grounding in the methods of modern applicable mathematics, with emphasis on how these can be used in computing.
BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management
This RICS-accredited Construction Project Management degree prepares you for project management roles in the construction industry.
BSc (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Top Up)
Our BSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering Top-Up will further your knowledge and understanding in electronic production and design.
BSc (Hons) Forensic Biology
Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, our exciting and practical BSc (Hons) Forensic Biology degree offers the skills and knowledge to appreciate the value of biological evidence, giving you an excellent grounding for a career in forensic biology and forensic investigation.
BSc (Hons) Forensic Biology (Including foundation year)
Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, the BSc (Hons) Forensic Biology degree will help you on the path to a career in forensic biology, conducting DNA analysis and investigating the scene of a crime.
BSc (Hons) Forensic Investigation
This BSc (Hons) Forensic Investigation will give you the practical skills and knowledge to pursue a wide range of career options, including roles in crime scene and forensic investigation units, and the wider criminal justice sector
BSc (Hons) Forensic Science
University of South Wales' Forensic Science degree is highly practical, scientifically challenging and accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
BSc (Hons) Forensic Science (Including Foundation Year)
Our Forensic Science degree is highly practical, scientifically challenging and accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with Criminology
This BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with Criminology degree will provide you with an insight into criminal profiling and crime scene investigation.
BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with Criminology (Including foundation year)
Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, this Forensic Science with Criminology degree will provide you with an insight into criminal profiling and crime scene investigation.
BSc (Hons) Geography
Accredited by the Royal Geographical Society, our BSc (Hons) Geography degree explores the captivating worlds of human geography and physical geography, and offers fieldwork in incredible international locations such as New York and Uganda.
BSc (Hons) Geography (Including Foundation Year)
Accredited by the Royal Geographical Society, the foundation degree in Geography explores the fascinating worlds of human and physical geography and offers the chance of amazing international field trips.
BSc (Hons) Geology
On this fascinating BSc Geology degree you’ll explore how to analyse and interpret rocks, how volcanoes are formed, how ice ages originate, how to search for oil and gas, and what Britain was like 300 million years ago.
BSc (Hons) Geology (Including foundation year)
Study the foundation course in Geology and learn how to analyse and interpret rocks, how volcanoes are formed, how ice ages originate, how to search for oil and gas, and what Britain was like 300 million years ago.
BSc (Hons) Geology and Physical Geography
The BSc (Hons) Geology and Physical Geography degree combines a study of the Earth, including its structure and interactions with Earth’s systems and people.
BSc (Hons) Human Biology
Recognised by the Royal Society of Biology, this BSc (Hons) Human Biology degree will develop your knowledge of human biology, with a focus on the medical aspects of human processes.
BSc (Hons) Human Biology (Including foundation year)
This fascinating BSc (Hons) Human Biology degree incorporates a foundation year. It provides intensive, well-structured support, which enables you to develop your scientific skills and knowledge, before progressing to higher level studies.
BSc (Hons) Information Communication Technology
University of South Wales's BSc (Hons) Information Communication Technology degree covers the development and use of ICT systems in business and industry, and focuses on core business technologies.
BSc (Hons) Information Communication Technology (Including Foundation Year)
University of South Wales' BSc (Hons) Information Communication Technology degree, which includes a foundation year, covers the development and use of ICT systems in business and industry.
BSc (Hons) International Wildlife Biology
Accredited by the Royal Society of Biology, the BSc (Hons) International Wildlife Biology degree covers the ecology, conservation and offers the chance to study on three continents.
BSc (Hons) Lighting Design and Technology
On the BSc (Hons) Lighting Design and Technology degree you will be taught by industry experts using state-of-the-art facilities and industry standard software preparing you for a successful career as a lighting designer.
BSc (Hons) Lighting Design and Technology (Including Foundation Year)
Our foundation course in Lighting Design and Technology allows you to build up the knowledge and confidence to progress on to the Lighting Design degree, and to the lighting and live event industry.
BSc (Hons) Live Event Technology
This highly successful Live Event Technology degree will prepare you for an exciting career in the live event industry, working in areas from theatre productions, music concerts and festivals through to TV.
BSc (Hons) Live Event Technology (Including Foundation Year)
This foundation course in Live Event Technology will prepare you for progression on to our Live Event Technology degree, and a successful career in theatre productions, music concerts and festivals through to TV.
BSc (Hons) Mathematics
Approved by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, this Mathematics degree will give you a solid grounding in the methods of modern applied mathematics, and bring out the intrinsic beauty of mathematical ideas.
BSc (Hons) Mathematics (Including Foundation Year)
Want to study Mathematics at university but don’t have the grades? The Foundation Year in Mathematics has been carefully designed to best prepare students for success on our BSc Mathematics course. This additional year focuses on key material from A-level Mathematics, its applications and a number of more advanced topics.
BSc (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
The BSc Mechanical Engineering degree at the University of South Wales is a wide-ranging mechanical and manufacturing engineering degree that will develop your understanding of the field and your ability to solve engineering problems.
BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences
Study BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences at the Glyntaff campus of the University of South Wales.
BSc (Hons) Medicinal and Biological Chemistry
The BSc (Hons) Medicinal and Biological Chemistry degree, you will study chemistry as well as biology, physiology, biochemistry and pharmacology to understand the links between human disease and its prevention and treatment through drug design.
BSc (Hons) Natural History
Our BSc Natural History degree covers a wide range of topics and will provide you with the skills and experience you need to start an exciting career.
BSc (Hons) Natural History (Including foundation year)
The BSc (Hons) Natural History degree brings together a range of biological and geophysical sciences with an emphasis on observation and fieldwork.
BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science
On our BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science degree you gain real, hands-on experience of what it takes to work in the field of pharmaceutical sciences.
BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science (Including Foundation Year)
The Pharmaceutical Science degree and foundation has a strong basis in the chemical and biological sciences, and you’ll study fundamental chemistry, analytical chemistry and spectroscopy, biochemistry, and drug design, delivery and regulation.
BSc (Hons) Professional Aviation Engineering Practice
The BSc (Hons) Professional Aviation Engineering Practice degree is offered in conjunction with Marshall Aerospace Defence Group and Aviation Skills Partnership and will be taught at Marshall’s AeroAcademy in Cambridge.
BSc (Hons) Project Management (Surveying)
This Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors RICS-accredited Project Management degree prepares you for project management roles in the construction industry.
BSc (Hons) Project Management Surveying (Including Foundation Year)
This RICS-accredited BSc (Hons) Project Management Surveying degree prepares you for project management roles in the construction industry.
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management
The RICS-accredited Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management degree will prepare you for the design, construction and operation of property developments.
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management (Including Foundation Year)
If you don’t quite have the right qualifications to start our BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management degree, you could opt to start your studies with a foundation course in Surveying.
Foundation Degree Professional Aviation Pilot Practice
The two-year Foundation Degree Professional Aviation Pilot Practice combines the practical elements of learning to fly with the theoretical knowledge needed to achieve a frozen Airline Transport Pilot License (fATPL).
HNC Civil Engineering
The HNC Civil Engineering will give you the skills for a career as a senior technician in the civil engineering industry.
HNC Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The HNC Electrical and Electronic Engineering will teach you the fundamentals of electronics, electrical engineering, power engineering and mathematics. The course is an ideal first step for those who want to progress in the electronics industry and provides a platform for further study or training.
HNC Mechanical Engineering
Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, the HNC Mechanical Engineering will help build a firm foundation for employment as a senior technician in a range of engineering sectors including aviation, defence, medical engineering, engineering management, manufacturing, and the automotive industry.
HNC Surveying
The University of South Wales' HNC Surveying course will give you a high-level understanding of the design, function, construction and statutory requirements for buildings of all classes.
HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The HND Electric and Electronic Engineering will give you the skills for a career as a senior technician this sector of the engineering industry.
HND Mechanical Engineering
Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, the HND Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering will help you build firm foundations for employment as a higher technician in industry.
MBiol Biology
Our MBiol Biology degree is ideal if you have a keen interest in living organisms and want to gain an all-round knowledge of the subject of Biology.
MComp Computer Applications Development
This four-year Master of Computing (MComp) course in Computer Applications Development is the highest award for undergraduate study in computing and is designed for more able students.
MComp Computer Forensics
MComp (Hons) Computer Forensics studies the processes, tools and procedures, digital evidence, criminology, cryptography, security, and computer crime. This four-year Master of Computing (MComp) course in Computer Forensics is the highest award for undergraduate study in computing and is designed for more able students.
MComp Computer Games Development
Accredited by the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, the MComp (Hons) Computer Games Development can turn your love of gaming into your dream career. Rather than simply playing games, you’ll learn how to create them.
MComp Computer Science
The MComp Computer Science degree offers an advanced set of skills for you to create industrial-strength software applications, using the latest practices.
MComp Computer Security
On the University of South Wales' MComp (Hons) Computer Security, a combined undergraduate and postgraduate qualification, you'll understand how computer systems are designed and secured, and learn how to protect them against all kinds of cyber attacks.
MComp Information Communication Technology
The four-year MComp Information Communication Technology is the highest award for undergraduate study in computing and is designed for more able students.
MEng Aeronautical Engineering
The University of South Wales' MEng Aeronautical Engineering programme covers the engineering principles needed for a career in the aerospace industry, and you’ll gain practical experience on campus in our state-of-the-art Aerospace Centre.
MEng Civil Engineering
The four-year MEng Civil Engineering examines fundamental engineering principles, underpinned by mathematics, health and safety, and sustainability.
MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The four-year MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree combines technical engineering and mathematical skills with embedded computing, engineering, management and finance.
MEng Mechanical Engineering
The four-year MEng MEchanical Engineering combines an undergraduate Bachelors degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Masters-level qualification.
MGeog Geography
On this MGeog Geography degree, you’ll explore how the environment affects society, the economy and culture, and in turn, how we adapt and transform that environment.
MMath Computing Mathematics
This specialist MMath Computing Mathematics course offers you the opportunity to study a combined Bachelors and Masters level study package – MMath. You’ll gain greater breadth and depth of mathematics skills and techniques relevant to practicing mathematicians.
MMath Mathematics
This enhanced undergraduate Maths degree offers you the opportunity to study a combined Bachelors and Masters level study package – MMath. You’ll gain greater breadth and depth of mathematics skills and techniques relevant to practicing mathematicians.
MSci Chemistry
The University of South Wales's integrated Masters in Chemistry degree will give you the skills, knowledge and technical capability to work towards becoming a senior chemist.
MSci Forensic Biology
Accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, the MSci Forensic Biology covers all of the core aspects of forensic science from crime scene to court and combines study at Bachelors and Masters level.
MSci Forensic Investigation
University of South Wales' MSci Forensic Investigation course allows students without a traditional science background to acquire the knowledge and practical skills relating to the use of crime scene processing, evidence analysis and interpretation and forensic management strategies.
MSci Forensic Science
Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, the MSci Forensic Science covers all aspects of forensic science, from crime scene to court, with a focus on the acquisition of practical skills and a greater level of detailed knowledge in the fields of analytical toxicology, advanced DNA analysis and the interpretation, evaluation and presentation of simulated casework-related evidence.
MSci Forensic Science with Criminology
Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, the MSci Forensic Science with Criminology explores scientific and forensic investigation, and the nature, consequences and prevention of criminal behaviour.
MSci Hazard and Disaster Management
This four year MSci Hazard and Disaster Management course is a unique programme which will equip you for a wide range of careers related to environmental hazard management, emergency planning or disaster risk management.
MSci Pharmaceutical Science
The MSci Pharmaceutical Science allows you to combine bachelors and masters study all through one integrated package that is designed to provide you with extensive career opportunities as scientists within the pharmaceutical industry.

Postgraduate

MSc Aeronautical Engineering
The MSc Aeronautical Engineering is for those seeking employment in the aeronautical sector and for current engineers wanting to enhance and update their skills
MSc Analytical and Forensic Science
Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, the MSc Analytical and Forensic Science focuses on cutting edge research, the latest analytical techniques, and transferable and professional skills that will prepare you to practise as a professional analytical or forensic scientist.
MSc Aviation Engineering and Management
University of South Wales' MSc Aviation Engineering and Management degree will improve your knowledge of the complex disciplines involved in Aviation Engineering and Management.
MSc Civil Engineering and Environmental Management
The MSc Civil Engineering and Environmental Management develops the critical and analytical skills, and management expertise needed to manage civil engineering projects and implement environmentally sustainable solutions.
MSc Civil and Structural Engineering
Our MSc Civil and Structural Engineering degree is your opportunity to establish or consolidate your career as a civil or structural design engineer.
MSc Computer Forensics
The University of South Wales is the only university in Wales to gain the prestigious provisional certification from GCHQ, the UK Government’s Communications HQ, for its Masters course in Computer Forensics. This MSc Computer Forensics will prepare you for a career in computer forensics and IT security, either at a technical or managerial level
MSc Computer Systems Security
This specialist MSc Computer Systems Security focuses on the technical aspects of computer systems security and systems administration, particularly penetration testing. It is accredited by the TIGER Scheme and will give you exemption from some of its examinations.
MSc Computing and Information Systems
MSc Computing and Information Systems designed for people with little or not experiance teaches how to effectively use, design and develop software.
MSc Construction Project Management
The University of South Wales' MSc Construction Project Management course is for those engaged in a construction-related profession or who want a career in construction project management.
MSc Cyber Security
Accredited by GCHQ, the University of South Wales' MSc Cyber Security course teaches the latest knowledge and understanding of threats associated with the use of technology in business and how to deal with them.
MSc Disaster Management for Environmental Hazards
The MSc Disaster Management for Environmental Hazards is a unique programme which will develop your knowledge, skills and experience, and equip you for a wide range of careers related to disaster risk management for environmental hazards.
MSc Electronics and Information Technology
MSc Electronics and Information Technology will develop your ability to manage new technologies and ensure high levels of product quality.
MSc Embedded Systems Design (with Internship)
MSc Embedded Systems Design (with internship) concentrates on the commercially important and rapidly expanding area of embedded digital systems.
MSc Mechanical Engineering
MSc Mechanical Engineering helps you achieve Chartered Engineer status and develops the technical and non-technical skills needed to succeed.
MSc Mobile and Satellite Communications (with internship)
MSc Mobile and Satellite Communications produces competent graduates to fill key positions and play leading roles in shaping this rapidly evolving field.
MSc Optoelectronics (with internship)
University of South Wales's MSc Optoelectronics course will give you access to optoelectronics expertise, so you can take advantage of new opportunities in this field.
MSc Professional Engineering
MSc Professional Engineering helps you gain a Masters and progress towards Chartered Engineer status through activities undertaken in the workplace.
MSc Renewable Energy and Resource Management
MSc Renewable Energy and Resource Management will increase your knowledge and understanding of the generation and provision of renewable energy, hydrogen, water, wastewater treatment and solid wastes management and provide the expertise required to help you to move the world towards the UN's goal of net zero emissions.
MSc Safety, Health and Environmental Management
The University of South Wales's MSc Safety, Health and Environmental Management produces health and safety practitioners, who can identify, assess and solve health, safety and environmental problems by applying the principles of good management.
MSc Wildlife and Conservation Management
University of South Wales's MSc Wildlife and Conservation Management degree brings together all aspects of land planning and provides the skills needed for a successful career.