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Why study computer science with us

The basis for a wide range of computer-based careers, computer science studies opens up opportunities across all sectors – from software development to systems engineering and everywhere in between. Our course helps you develop the skills, knowledge and experience that will attract employers and help you achieve your computer-based career goals.

You’ll gain an understanding of the key principles of computer science while you develop your programming, system engineering, and project experience skills. You’ll also get the support, encouragement and confidence to put your skills into practice through individual and group projects. Your first year will be entirely project led, ensuring you practice your skills from the very start.

In the past our students have worked on a project with the prestigious Pink Shoe Club , creating prototypes for a unique digital self-assessment tool.

Build your computer science skills

You’ll have the opportunity to take a year-long, paid work experience placement as part of a four-year study path, where you'll be able to put your knowledge into action. We’ll also give you access to industry professionals and work experience opportunities to help you further develop your professional skills.

We ensure you get the skills, knowledge and experience that will help you launch a successful computer-based career.

We’re in the process of gaining BCS (British Computer Society) accreditation for our computer science degrees, which means you’ll be able to gain BCS membership once it’s awarded.

Get the support you need to succeed

During your course, you’ll get personalised support from your Personal Tutor, Student Learning Assistant, and Graduate Academic Assistant. Their first-hand experience in your subject area means they understand how to best support you.

Course highlights

  • The foundation for a wide range of computer-based careers, opens new pathways by developing skills, knowledge and experience that employers want.
  • You’ll gain understanding of the key principles of computer science and put skills into practice through individual and group-based projects.
  • You’ll have the opportunity to take a year-long, paid placement as part of four-year study path, with further access to industry professionals and work experience opportunities.
  • You'll be able to take advantage of a range of skills workshops which include CV writing, mock interviews, communications, self-management and job searching to help you boost your career options.

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