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Department Overview

Welcome to the Department of Computing, where the future of technology unfolds. We offer our meticulously designed courses, paving the way for you to excel in the dynamic tech industry.

Our curriculum, embedded with Cisco CCNA qualifications and cutting-edge modules, has been carefully crafted to provide a comprehensive grasp of computing. Catering to a range of interests, from web and mobile app development to AI and Cyber Security, we provide an extensive choice of modules.

Our experienced faculty members are committed to guiding you throughout your journey. With their industry-relevant insights, they will inspire you to unlock your potential and prepare for a successful career in the rapidly evolving world of technology.

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Diploma in Web Application Development

N/A P56

Learn the practical skills to design, develop, build and test a web-based software application. Delivered in collaboration with the Code Institute.
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BSc (Hons) Computer Science


This new degree includes developments such as embedding Cisco CCNA networking qualifications into the course through specialist industry-related modules. It will introduce a new Cloud Computing module where students will learn how to set up and manage Amazon AWS Cloud services. There are cyber security options, such as Ethical Hacking and Digital Forensics plus the software development provision meets the demands of employers by creating employer ready graduates.
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BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Cyber Security)


We have built upon a strong foundation, influenced by the digital security modules of our previous Computing &Information Systems degree, by enhancing these and complimenting them with a range of new modules that ensure you will develop knowledge and experience in several of the latest technologies.
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FD Computer Science

GG40 P56

In this degree, you will be encouraged to acquire key practical skills to help you build specialist knowledge within computing.
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BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Software Development)


This course is ideal if you are looking to develop a strong set of software engineering skills: from web development with JavaScript, React and PHP; programming in languages such as Python and C#; mobile app development with Kotlin and AI programming with Machine Learning algorithms.
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BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Networking)


Our Networking course has been influenced by the Networking modules of our previous Computing & Information Systems degree, by enhancing these and complimenting them with a range of new modules that ensure you will develop knowledge and experience in several of the latest technologies.
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