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Robotics BSc (Hons)

Falmouth University
3-4 years
Full time
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
Cornwall
English
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Falmouth University

Program description

Robotics BSc (Hons)

After establishing a firm foundation in developing software and hardware, you'll apply your skills to both individual projects and major collaborations. We'll provide you with exciting opportunities to bring your ideas to life by designing engaging human-robot interactions and working prototypes.

You will:

  • Apply your skills to inspiring projects spanning creative and technical domains, on briefs set by industry partners
  • Build robots that interact with people and environments in novel and interesting ways
  • Develop an understanding of the environmental, societal and cultural context for robotics and the implications for the design, engineering, deployment and adoption of robotic technologies
  • Implement robotic systems that leverage state-of-the-art artificial intelligence
  • Obtain a mastery of programming and physical fabrication by working on practical problems in a bespoke social robotics lab

The BA(Hons) course is new for entry year 2021 and the Integrated Foundation Year pathway for this course is new for entry year 2022. Both courses are subject to validation.

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Admission requirements

Entry requirements

We consider all applications on their own individual merit and potential. We invite all applicants to an interview day or audition to give them the opportunity to demonstrate this along with what inspires and motivates them in their field. Applicants will also be able to show their portfolio or give a performance depending on the course. We welcome applications from all subject backgrounds, whether you’ve specialised in STEM, the arts or humanities.

As a guide our typical offer at undergraduate level is 104 – 120 UCAS Tariff points, primarily from Level 3 qualifications such as but not limited to A-levels, a BTEC Extended Diploma or a Foundation Diploma.

Language requirements

For applicants whose first language is English we require you to have or be working towards GCSE English Language Grade 4 (C), or equivalent.

If English is not your first language you will need to meet the same standard which is equivalent to the IELTS Academic 6.0 overall score, with at least 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening. We accept a range of in country equivalencies and approved tests.

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.


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Program content

Year one

Modules

  • Development Principles
  • Creative Computing
  • Principles of Computing
  • Individual Creative Computing Project
  • Multidisciplinary Development Practice

Year two

Modules

  • Specialisms in Creative Computing
  • Mathematics for 3D Worlds & Simulations
  • Robotics & Cybernetics
  • Creative Robot Design
  • Artificial Intelligence

Year three/four

Modules

  • Major Robotics Project
  • Human-Robot Interaction
  • Digital Innovation
  • Research & Development: Practice
  • Research & Development: Dissertation

Scholarships & funding

Scholarships and funding are available. Please visit the university website for more information.

Tuition fees

Tuition fees 2021-22

  • Full-time UK - £9,250 per year
  • Full-time EU/international - £16,950 per year

Additional tuition fees for sandwich/placement year students:

  • UK - sandwich/placement year - £1,350
  • EU/international - sandwich/placement year - £1,850

Tuition fees 2022-23

  • Full-time UK - £9,250 per year
  • Full-time EU/international - £17,460 per year

Additional tuition fees for sandwich/placement year students:

  • UK/EU/international - sandwich/placement year - £1,850

Qualification

What you’ll learn

From gaining specialist knowledge of artificial intelligence and human-robot interactions to building robots using modern design and fabrication tools, you'll learn to thrive in this ever-evolving sector. You'll then finish your degree by collaborating with multi-skilled peers on a major practical project.

Career opportunities

What our graduates do

Our graduates could go on to work as programmers, creative technologists, roboticists, data engineers, machine learning and AI specialists, product designers, interactive artists, technical officers and consultants within this developing sector.

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Falmouth University

For more than 100 years, Falmouth University has been a hub of creative thinking and design innovation. Today, our portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate courses represents the breadth of the Creative Industries, from art, design and fashion, to gaming, music...


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Falmouth University

Treliever Road
TR10 9FE Penryn Cornwall

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