We offer flexible, part-time and full-time, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to help you develop key computing skills.
From virtual reality and gaming to web design and security – our courses will help you develop the key skills essential for career enhancement and progression, to ensure that you excel in whichever career you choose to enter.
Our undergraduate Computing and Business Computing programmes offer a variety pathways including the in-depth analysis of computer systems, software engineering, network engineering, cyber security, mobile applications and web design. While our undergraduate portfolio of Games programmes cover all aspects of the game creation – from programming to the design and artwork.
Our postgraduate Computing programmes are technical in focus, but you will also learn about the business context and develop interpersonal skills that are vital to problem solving in business.
We welcome all applicants to our courses, including international applications and applications from students with a range of non-traditional educational or professional qualifications.
Our range of Computing courses, undergraduate and postgraduate, are as follows:
Undergraduate Computing Programmes
Our Computing degree gives you the opportunity to explore different ideas, developing innovate solutions of improvements to current issues in the computing industry. You’ll be given an insight into the computing industry, investigating the wide reaching influences that computers and computing technology have on the world, while making contributions to help find your place within the industry.
Our two year Computing HND takes a diverse approach to a range of ideas, giving you the opportunity to develop innovative solutions or improvements to current issues in computing. We give you the chance to investigate the wide reaching influences that computers and computing technology have on the world, making your town contributions and finding your place in this industry.
This introductory course has been designed for those wishing to expand their current skills and understanding with the potential to continue your studies to gain a full degree
This course is designed in such a way as to provide students with all the knowledge and skills required to have a successful career in the Computer Games industry.
This innovative HND programme studies the expanding and exciting industry of Games Programming. You’ll mostly focus on the programming side of computer games, with some exposure to the entire lifecycle of computer game production. We will give you the opportunity to put your theory into practice in our computer lab.
Our Games Art programme focuses on the visual side of the Games industry. You will be introduced to the key points in the creative process, from storyboarding through to character and environment design.
BA Games Design is a course created to give you the opportunity to develop the skills required to design and build games for multiple platforms. The program encourages you to explore what the market is looking for and build solutions which meet the market’s needs for the next big game.
This innovate HND programme studies the expanding and exciting industry of Games Design. Through a series of practical modules, you will be given the chance to explore the theory of design through to the development of quality prototypes for mobile, PC, and console.
Games Design Top-Up BA (Hons) is structured to prepare students to become Game Designers with practical application taking precedence over theoretical work. You will be expected to already have a good working knowledge of Game Engines, Art packages and design theory.
The Systems pathway of Business Computing explores design, technological development, management and commercial issues.
Technological advancement has an impact on every part of business and as more software and hardware is introduced, the need for skilled IT professionals is greater than ever.
This course will give you all the skills and knowledge you need to be part of this exciting digital industry, crafting robust, reliable and easy to use web systems.
Business Computing (Web Design) HND will equip you with all the skills you need to craft robust, reliable and easy to use web systems that support organisations’ success.
This degree develops your independent thinking and flexibility within computer networking, mobile applications programming and the communications sector of computing.
Computing (Computer Networks Engineering) BEng (Hons) takes a focused approach to effective, integrated computer networks that are developed to meet the needs of modern society.
Our specialist Software Engineering degree focuses on the impact that software engineering has on the functionality and performance of products. Computing is an integral part of people’s daily lives and it continues to grow and evolve.
Our two year Computing (Software Engineering) HND focuses on the impact software engineering has on the functionality and performance of products. You will cover the fundamental principles that are key to computing technology and its various uses.
Our specialist Computer Systems Engineering degree will give you the technical understanding of computer systems and the skills you need to become an embedded designer. You will investigate the wide reaching influences that computers and computing technology have on the world, whilst also making your own contributions to help you find your place within the industry.
This course gives you a technical understanding of computer systems and the skills you will need in order to design and develop industry microprocessors and operating systems.
This programme teaches the power of Virtual Reality & Industrial Simulation in Computing, with a focus on 2D formats and development for use within a variety of platforms.
Our Computing (VR & Industrial Simulation) HND teaches you the power of graphics and graphical displays, their design for 2D formats and their development for use.
Our specialist Mobile Application Development course will develop your understanding of the aspects that face mobile computing in today’s society.
People who are keen to enhance and develop their understanding of the aspects that face the mobile application sector are invited to apply for this specialist course.
During this course, you will investigate the impact of web applications and the importance of secure online systems.
Web technology plays a pivotal role in society, and reliable, secure web systems that ensure personal information and valuable data assets are safe are highly valued.
Our specialist Computer Systems Engineering degree will give you the technical understanding of computer systems and the skills you need to become an embedded designer.
This programme gives you a technical understanding of computer networking, distributed computing, artificial intelligence design, data communications and more.
Postgraduate Computing Programmes
Our postgraduate Computing (Computer Networks Engineering) MSc allows you develop your research and analytical skills and complete an individual thesis investigating.
Our Computing (Computer Software Engineering) MSc allows you to study the design of software systems in greater depth and will develop your research skills.
Our Computing (Web Technology and Security) postgraduate course will immerse you in the world of cyber security while developing your research skills and honing your analytical techniques.
Our Computing MSc allows you to study computing at a greater depth, develop your research and analytical skills and complete an individual thesis.
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