Information about Computer Science & IT Degrees
Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Science & IT cover a wide range of specialisations - everything from programming, Video Games, and Multimedia to Human-Computer Interaction, IT Security, Health Informatics, Cloud Technologies and much more.
While studying a M.Sc. degree in Computer Science, you will learn all there is to know about designing and building computer software. This will allow you to develop great technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills, which are essential for your future career. Programming languages (e.g. Java, Python, C++, PHP) will become your new best friends, as they will be the main tools you will need to write software code.
A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science & IT covers notions of Computation, Software, Hardware, and Computer Systems, each treated more in-depth as the students advance through their curricula. To be a successful programmer, you will have to also be good at subjects like Mathematics and Algorithms, which you’ll make use of most of the time.
During the courses offered by your IT degree, you will learn how to turn algorithms into code, how to design software that integrates well with different operating systems and discover how digital networks function and connect users. You will also understand how proper software development can make the difference between a successful product and a complete failure.
If you didn’t know already, Computer Science graduates are some of the most desired work-force by employers, so you'll have plenty of job opportunities to choose from, and the salaries to match them. Some IT job examples include: application developer, cyber security analyst, game designer, IT consultant, software engineer, web developer and many others.Read more View all Distance Learning courses in Computer Science & IT