Our brand new computing facilities opened in September 2015. The unique environment equips our students with the inspiration and tools they need to achieve their future plans. There is a strong sense of community, with staff and students sharing the space. Develop advanced technical skills, learn to patent your designs and prepare a professional portfolio ready for industry. You’ll work real business briefs on this course – from the development of mobile apps, fly drones and a European MCU rally car, to hardware platforms and mission critical software. Computing problem solving and software engineering are the focus of this degree. You’ll develop skills in high and low level languages including C/C++, Java, Python, HTML5 and CSS and will use a range of Agile Methods including Scrum. You’ll present your work in a professional manner, developing an industry-ready portfolio of your projects and achievements. From your second year onwards, we’ll support you to work as a freelancer. You'll benefit from opportunities to work on paid projects through our industry contacts, building your portfolio and gaining experience towards your career.