You can choose from two pathways; BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Software Development) or BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Networks and Security) pathway.
Our Computer Science degree with a Software Development pathway or a Networks and Security pathway is highly technical with a strong focus on the most important skills within the subject areas. Our Software Development pathway focuses on computer programming, with an emphasis on practical techniques underpinned by theory and informed by research. The Networks and Security pathway is based on a recognised industrial certification in Networks. There is a common first year with specialist modules in your second and final year - this approach gives you the time to understand which area you're interested in most to help you decide which pathway to choose at the end of your first year.
In Computer Science (Software Development) you will:
- Harness cutting-edge software development tools in our industry-standard laboratories
- Learn from experienced computer scientists who have strong industry links
In Computer Science (Networks and Security) you will:
- Study an industry-recognised CISCO Certified Network Associate syllabus
- Learn from experienced computer network specialists and ex-industry professionals