501–600 th
World University Rankings 2020
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2019
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Computing - University of Plymouth

This is the most flexible of our computing courses – designed to turn you into an adaptable computer specialist while helping you build web development skills and business awareness. With a clear emphasis on employability, you will develop your technical understanding alongside personal, analytical and design skills, understanding the legal and ethical frameworks within which all computing professionals operate. * Benefit from our close links with local industry by taking part in local meetups, conferences such as Agile on the Beach, and networking events across the South West such as Tech Exeter, Digital Plymouth. * Enjoy guest lectures on cutting edge Computing from the experts in industry such as Just Eat, Goss Interactive. * Join a department with a reputation for friendliness and a relaxed and informal atmosphere. * Discover the many collaboration opportunities, which mirror the teamwork at the heart of the industry. In the second year, you’ll work for a real client, in a team to develop a piece of software with a real purpose. * Immerse yourself in the very latest technology and software. We use open source as well as providing access to Microsoft Imagine for software to work at home with. In our specialist labs you will get to use the Microsoft and Apple industry standard software, which we regularly update and refurbish. As a member of the Oracle Academy, you’ll also enjoy access to the most current Oracle software. * Choose the subjects that interest you the most and are best suited to your career goals – whether it is mobile computing or Networks. Our extensive range of modules currently includes Software Engineering, Server-side coding, Computer Security and Mobile development.