Study Computing at Salford

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From our communication channels to our shopping and entertainment experiences, technology shapes our daily life. But these shapes are shifting, and the pace of change is unprecedented. Blockchain. Augmented reality. Machine learning. Software is more sophisticated, technology is converging, and our data is gaining value. The field of computing is a journey of scientific innovation, to solve contemporary global challenges and to expand our capabilities. With so many career opportunities on offer, it is also a smart study choice for our digital age.

THREE GREAT REASONS TO STUDY AT SALFORD

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Experience a professional learning approach, enriched with industry collaboration and participation

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Choose to include an industrial placement year between years two and three to boost your future employability

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Get involved in hacks and industry events in the thriving North West tech scene

Computing students working together at hackcamp 2020

COMPUTING AND MORE - SALFORD ADDED VALUE

Location. Location. Location.

Our enviable position at the heart of Greater Manchester makes us the perfect choice whether you're relocating for a long-stay or you're travelling here for the day.

Our Peel Park campus has its own campus train station - Salford Crescent, which can take you into Manchester in just ten minutes, Liverpool in 30 minutes, or direct to Manchester Airport in just 25 minutes. 

Our MediaCityUK campus is well-served by Metrolink - Europe's largest light rail network.

CAMPUS LIFE. BIG CITY BUZZ. EXPLORE LIFE AT SALFORD

EXPLORE OUR RANGE OF COURSES AND PATHWAYS IN COMPUTING

Computer Science

Computer Science provides you with a broad understanding of the field of computing with a core specialism in programming. Accredited by the British Computing Society (BCS), you’ll develop an understanding of methodical approaches to the analysis, design, development, testing and maintenance of object-oriented systems using the Java language. You'll graduate with a solution-focused approach and a critical awareness of applying the right skills to complete specific goals.

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Computer Science with Cyber Security

Many organisations guard large amounts of personal data, but, as recent events reveal, data breaches are on the rise. As cyber criminals use more sophisticated techniques to infiltrate I.T systems, organisations need talented people to reduce their risk and help to keep systems secure. Our Computer Science with Cyber Security degree provides the latest knowledge and skills needed to start a career in this exciting field.

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Computer Science with Web Development

Sophisticated software is delivering highly interactive web application experiences and users now expect online interactions to be usable, accessible, portable and maintainable. Many companies urgently need skilled professionals who understand online environments and can help them to keep apace with new developments. Our Computer Science with Web Development degree provides the latest knowledge and skills needed to lead and manage advanced web projects.

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Computer Science with Data Analytics

'Big Data' analytics is one of the fastest growing career paths in IT. With the potential to explore large and varied sets of data to uncover hidden patterns, insights, correlations and trends, many organisations need talented individuals who can find them valuable information. Our Computer Science with Data Analytics degree provides the latest knowledge and skills needed to lead and manage advanced web projects.

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Software Engineering

Software systems are embedded in all aspects of daily life, leading daily operations in commerce,healthcare and the media. As emerging technology and new platforms provide new opportunities,organisations of all sizes need talented professionals who can create software systems that are functional, robust and enabling. Our British Computing Society (BCS) accredited Software Engineering degree is the ideal route to develop you skills ready for industry.

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Computer Networks

Computer networks have transformed society, playing a leading role in both our daily lives and the revolution of business operations. With so many industries dependent on network performance, and the rapid arrival of converging technology, there is a huge global demand for professionals with advanced computer networking skills. Shape the systems society will use, both today and tomorrow with our British Computing Society (BCS) accredited Computer Networks degree.

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