Software Engineering BSc (Hons) at De Montfort University will teach you the theoretical and practical aspects of software development, database design and web technologies and gaining an awareness of professional practice and social responsibility. The course covers a variety of subjects to understand the fundamental principles of Software Engineering and also includes discrete mathematics, programming language concepts, software design methods, secure web systems, computer architecture and computer networks. The course is accredited by the BCS (Chartered Institute for IT), which ensures that you gain industry-standard training and skills and are prepared for employment upon graduation. Software Engineering is aligned with the Computer Science BSc (Hons) course and has common modules for the first two years. The course also shares a common first year with Computer Security BSc (Hons) and Forensic Computing BSc (Hons), providing you with the flexibility to transfer between courses after the first year if you wish.