This Computing (Hons) programme from University of Kent give you the skills you need for the practical application of computing to areas typically found in industry. These include e-commerce, information systems, and computer consultancy.
You begin with core fundamentals such as object-oriented programming using Java, human computer interaction, and software engineering, then build skills in web applications programming, database and networking technology, computer security and other current topics.
Assisted by more in-depth study in optional final year modules, you can graduate with expertise including artificial intelligence, data processing, cryptography, eHealth, data mining and the semantic web. Our module topics suit many career paths, and our general principle is to equip you to effectively apply computing concepts to solve real-world problems.
Graduates who have both IT knowledge and business skills can expect excellent career prospects. The graduates have gone on to work in:
This programme has Full CITP accreditation from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.
You can apply until:
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You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
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Kent offers generous financial support schemes to assist eligible undergraduate students during their studies.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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