A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in any discipline, if you have relevant additional non-academic experience. Or a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in: computer science; engineering; education; politics; social science; architecture; planning; psychology; health studies (or related discipline); design. You will also be considered on an individual basis if you have different or non-standard qualifications, particularly if you have relevant industrial experience.
Months of entry
Digital Civics is about exploring new ways in which digital technologies can promote public participation in the design and delivery of local services. This includes education, public health and social care and planning.
- human-computer interaction
- interaction design
- research methods
- ubiquitous and social computing
- local democracy
- public health and social care
- community learning
- the delivery of case studies in your taught modules
- practical classes
- project co-supervision
Information for international studentsTo study this course you need to meet our Band 2 English Language requirements: Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions Secretary, School of Computing Science
- +44 (0) 191 208 7767