Comments about Computing (Medway), BSc Hons - At the institution - Greenwich - Greater London
Entry requirements 180 UCAS points, ideally including a science-IT- or mathematics-based subject at A-level, or National Diploma in computing or engineering at MMP or equivalent qualifications. At least 3 GCSEs at grade C or above (including English, mathematics and science) or equivalent
Computing (Medway), BSc Hons
The programme prepares students for a career as computing professionals with the focus on computing systems design and development.
A unique feature of this programme is the possibility of choosing options, thus allowing a flexible learning experience. The programme offers opportunities to select from a wide range of courses in related areas such as networking, multimedia and computer games.
A broad education in the first year is based on the techniques and principles of software engineering, programming and networking as well as the development of professional skills. It is followed by two years where specialist options are selected in addition to a major final year project. The sandwich programme allows the students to opt for a year in industry after their second year in the degree in order to gather relevant practical experience.
* Introduction to Computer Networking
* Programming Technologies
* Computer Communications Engineering Principles
* Learning and Communications
* Systems, Visualiations and Methods
* Systems Development
* Operating Systems and Security
* Software Engineering and Project Management
* Database Systems
Optional Sandwich Year (Work Placement)
* Individual Project
* Management and Communications
* Advanced Database Systems and Applications
* Two Options
Opportunities in computing areas such as IT support and consultancy, networking or multimedia applications. Graduates can expect to work as independent consultants or in teams with other computer professionals to develop and support modern software systems