Undergraduate Computing degrees


Degree listing

BA (Hons) Journalism

The world of journalism is changing at an unprecedented rate. This programme offers an individual and innovative blend of contemporary, multi-media journalism that ensures graduates are prepared for the future of a rapidly developing industry.

  • Media and Communications

BSc (Hons) Business Computing & Entrepreneurship

This programme will provide you with a technical and business education required for modern digital and computing businesses. Goldsmiths’ creative approach uniquely prepares you for the modern creative technologies and digital media industries.

  • Computing

BSc (Hons) Computer Science

This programme equips you with an in-depth understanding of the key conceptual and technological issues involved in building software systems.

  • Computing

BSc (Hons) Creative Computing

This degree will prepare you to take an active role in the creation of computational systems in arts, music, film, digital media, and other areas of the software industry that require creative individuals.

  • Computing

BSc (Hons) Digital Arts Computing

This degree develops your arts practice through the expressive world of creative computation. Over three years you will develop your artistic work and develop a series of projects for public exhibition which will explore the technological and cultural ramifications of computation. 

  • Computing

BSc (Hons) Games Programming

Prepare for a career programming in the games industry, in sectors including mobile games, casual games, social media games, and AAA console game development.

  • Computing

Foundation Year in Computing

The Department of Computing now offers a Foundation Year in Computing as an alternative entry route for students who don’t currently have the necessary academic profile to enter on to degree level study.

  • Computing

Why study Computing at Goldsmiths? 

You'll experience Goldsmiths’ own particular brand of computing. From developing computers that can compose music and paint pictures, to defining and implementing new social media tools and applications, computing here is creative and innovative. Our kind of study is founded on creativity, independence and learning by doing.

  • You’ll apply computing to other subjects such as music and media when you’re here, so you’ll be able to think on your feet and adapt within a fast-evolving field.
  • Your computing degree has weight in the real world, because you’ll be taught to apply computing to a whole range of real-life situations and to industries within the creative arts and business sectors.
  • You’ll investigate how computing interacts with a wide range of other subject areas. We have a particular focus on computing applied to the arts and creative industries including music, film, TV, games and animation.
  • We're rated highly. Computing at Goldsmiths has been ranked 17th in the UK for the quality of our research in the Research Excellence Framework.

Industrial placement year

Our degree programmes include an optional industrial placement year between Year 2 and Year 3. You’ll have the invaluable opportunity to develop the practical skills and real world experience that is sought after by employers. You’re supported throughout your placement year by a placement tutor, who provides you with guidance and liaises between you and your employer.

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Computing at Goldsmiths