601–800 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
51-75 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Priory Street, Coventry, CV1 5FB, United Kingdom

Computing - Coventry University

Study this Computing course at Coventry and you have the chance not only to learn core elements of computer science, but also to explore and apply what you learn, tackling contemporary issues such as ‘Big Data’ and big data analytics, while developing real products as you would in industry. This practical approach to the teaching of computing subjects, which has been praised as a model of best practice by the British Computer Society (BCS), combines activity-led learning, collaborative technical projects and simulation of real world problems. Our course is constantly evolving to meet the advances of the vibrant field it represents. You’ll be taught by staff who are active in internationally-rated research in fields such as web development, pervasive computing, artificial intelligence, distributed systems and computing for the creative industries. The curriculum has been designed to produce computing specialists with skills in areas such as systems analysis and design, programming, web development, databases, mobile application development and user centred design. Throughout your studies, we will encourage you to use state-of-the-art technologies including Java, XML, PHP, C++, C# and .NET and modern programming development environments, such as Eclipse, to develop a personal portfolio of work. By the time you graduate, you will be fully equipped to move on to your professional careers, continue your studies or move on to research. Key Course Benefits: * Fully meets the academic requirements for registration as a Chartered IT Professional and provides partial fulfilment for Chartered Scientist and Chartered Engineer. * Regular guest lecturers from employers and researchers who specialise in different areas of computer science, which have included Npower, Vodafone and IBM. * Regular guest lectures from employers and researchers who specialise in different areas of the computer science for building a professional network. * The Annual New Wizards event provides students with the opportunity to present their work to other students, staff and employers. From the event, students gain placements and permanent jobs. * Large range of optional modules allows you to tailor your degree in the final year to specialise in topics such as mobile application development, pervasive systems and open source software development. * Support applying for short and long-term placements with a technology company to gain the experience employers desire. Past students have worked for Microsoft UK Ltd, Intel, Accenture as well as a range of medium sized companies in web, media and the creative industries. This course is accredited and recognised by British Computer Society.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,CoventryUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250