If you are interested in learning about computer programming and hardware development or want to update your existing software skills, this professionally-accredited course provides opportunities to work with clients on real projects, study actual case studies and hear regularly from industry speakers.
Members of our Industry Advisory Board help to ensure our syllabus keeps up-to-date with current technology trends and issues. These extensive commercial links also provide you with opportunities to experience the process of working on real-life commissioned projects.
The course aims to provide a sound understanding of essential development platforms, protocols and standards with an emphasis on object-oriented modelling, design and programming, databases, online and offline network management and the development of distributed and client/server applications.
We offer excellent facilities, so you can learn core technical competencies of disciplines such as computer hardware, software development and current advanced technologies, using industry-standard equipment, including CISCO, Microsoft and other up to date software, as well as industrial strength collaboration coding platforms, such as Github.
Our postgraduate ‘Computer Science’ courses enjoy high levels of student satisfaction, the quality of teaching praised for its practical focus on real-world problems and technical collaborative projects, supported by experts from industry. You’ll learn advanced topics and investigate areas at the forefront of computer science research and industry.
In the Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES) 2016, 90% of our students were satisfied overall, compared with a national sector average of 80%. We also received above average levels of satisfaction for the quality of teaching and engagement between staff and students.