This degree prepares the student for careers such as computer application programmer, medical records specialist, computer security professional, database administrator, computer system manager, computer network manager, software engineer, Management Information Systems (MIS) manager, customer support engineer, computer sales representative, or educator and trainer in the field of computer applications. The department is committed to teaching and research that addresses societal challenges through disciplines like artificial intelligence, big data, computational fluid dynamics, cyber security, dynamical systems, the internet of things, smart cities, robotics and virtual reality. An ability to design and develop a computerized systems using conventional and modern techniques, tools for solving real world engineering problems of varying complexity.
Students should have a working knowledge of MS Office and Office Suite prior to starting the program. Computer Skills for College COMP CO002 or equivalent is recommended. Register online on the Continuing Education website. Computer science and other technology majors are some of the most common programs for online learning, for a lot of reasons. First of all, people who are interested in a degree in the computing field are generally pretty comfortable with technology, and can handle the unique challenges of an online degree.
Information Technology (IT) careers are exploding, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics projecting 550,000 new IT hires needed nationwide by 2026. Most of those jobs are related to the internet, whether it’s cloud computing and network security or web and app development. The Industry Sponsored Student Projects program (ISSP) provides students with real-life experience by working on IT or software projects directly from industry. Students work in teams or individually with an industry sponsor, proceeding through the development life-cycle to develop a complete IT or software solution.
Conceive, develop and deploy applications within advancing frameworks and environments across a variety of platforms with an Advancing Computer Science degree from UAT. Graduates with this respected degree in computer science are fully prepared to embrace new programming languages, architectures and paradigms that create applications for advancing code architectures.
For those who’ve ever considered a video gaming degree or game art degree, UAT’s Game Production and Video Game Degree focus on the full spectrum of video game production and prepares students to implement and maintain complete production pipelines. Software and the Web Network and System Security Unspecified specialisation – have the option to select ten approved courses from the Master of Computing Technology to shape your degree to your goals and ambitions.