Full distance learning listing

Find out more about distance and flexible learning courses available at Goldsmiths.

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BSc in Computer Science

Launched in spring 2019, our Computer Science programme prepares you with in-depth knowledge and understanding of conceptual and technological issues involved with building software systems.

You can also study BSc Computer Science with a specialist pathway as follows:

  • BSc Computer Science (Data Science)
  • BSc Computer Science (Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence)
  • BSc Computer Science (Web and Mobile Development)
  • BSc Computer Science (User Experience)
  • BSc Computer Science (Physical Computing and Internet of Things)
  • BSc Computer Science (Games Development)
  • BSc Computer Science (Virtual Reality)

BSc or Certificate of Higher Education in Computing and Information Systems

Designed to equip you with a wide range of knowledge and skills, our Computing and Information Systems programme will help you learn to adapt and evolve to keep ahead of the fast-changing world of computing.

BSc or Certificate of Higher Education in Creative Computing

Studying Creative Computing will help you develop key technical skills and at the same time allow you to take an active role in the creation of different computational systems in arts, music, film, digital media.

BA, Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education in English

Embracing traditional and new approaches to English, you’ll cover a range of topics in British, American and Irish literature since the 16th century. You’ll also develop your understanding of the diverse and conflicting ways texts can be received and expand your knowledge of cultural, historical and regional continuity and change in literature.

MSc in Data Science

Applications for this new programme will open in November 2019 and it will launch in April 2020. You will develop the analytical and critical skills that you will need to intelligently interrogate numerical, textual and qualitative data. Throughout the programme, you will also learn how data analysis techniques can be applied to a range of interdisciplinary research areas.

You can also register for one of the MSc Data Science specialist pathways

MSc in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Developing an array of analytical and practical skills will provide you with the tools and competencies of intelligent data analysis for decision making and problem-solving. These skills can lead to a variety of careers with leading technology firms, robotics, the military, academia, and the public research sector.

MSc in Data Science and Financial Technology

You will learn a number of different analytical and practical skills in order to intelligently analyse financial date and modern financial markets. You will also learn how to evaluate and predict investment behaviour and investment decisions, and to communicate the results of investigations and the implications to stakeholders or other interested parties. These skills lead to a variety of careers with employers from the financial sector, including financial planning, insurance, marketing and investment banking.