This course allows you to develop technical and practical skills in a range of computing subjects including computer technology, database design, internet technology, programming, multimedia, interactive systems design and systems development. In the final year students select from a range of options and also complete a computing project.
Reasons to study Computing at De Montfort University (DMU):
DMU has achieved Gold, the highest ranking possible under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
Indicating the outstanding learning and teaching on offer at DMU.
100% of our Computing graduates from summer 2017 are in work or further study after graduating
According to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2016-17 report
More than 50 years of computing experience
This long-standing history allows us to draw on research and academic expertise allowing us to inform our teaching. Computer Science and Informatics research at DMU was ranked third among modern UK universities for its research power in the Research Excellence Framework 2014
Work placement opportunities
Enhance your employability and gain industry experience by undertaking an optional work placement. Recent placements include experience at IBM, Vauxhall, Microsoft, GE, Siemens, GCHQ, Caterpillar and Hewlett Packard
Develop your practical skills in our specialist facilities
Students have access to 100 computer workstations, which are divided into five interconnected laboratories each with 20 machines high-specification PCs running Windows/Linux
Enjoy an international experience with #DMUglobal
We offer all students the opportunity to take part in a #DMUglobal experience, which can enrich your studies and expand your cultural horizons. Previous #DMUglobal trips have included New York, Berlin, Hong Kong, China, Canada, Japan, South Africa, Russia and Italy to name a few.
This course gives you an opportunity to develop industry-relevant professional skills in a range of areas.
The modules on the Computing BSc (Hons) course have been very carefully designed to provide a fully integrated course of study. Key skills in English and Maths, business skills including report writing, group work, planning projects and making presentations are fully contextualised within the academic subject content.