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Computing professionals are in high demand and short supply. The Computer courses in MTU prepare graduates to be problem solvers and innovative thinkers.

This is the most flexible of our computer courses, allowing students to choose their computing specialisation, at the end of year 1. You will be given the opportunity to experience each of the two specialist areas before making your choice. These specialist areas are Software Development and Games Development. The courses are designed to develop your technical skills in the core areas of computing and your specialism while also developing the skills necessary for a successful career.

Work placement is an integral part of the computer course and a full semester, or equivalent is spent on work placement in third year, ensuring a smooth transition to the workplace when you graduate.

The Computing and Information Technology sector continues to be a driving force in our economy and the demand for graduates outstrips supply. This computer course produces graduates with the skills that are highly sought after by local, national and international employers. It has been designed using input from industry, graduates and students. These courses cover a comprehensive range of core computing areas, together with your chosen specialism, ensures that you have a solid foundation for a successful career. The heavy focus on computer programming and on workplace preparedness gives our computing graduates a keen edge in a competitive environment.

Depending on their particular skillsets, and specialisms our graduates find work in a variety of roles including software developer/ computer programmer, network administrator, database developer, database administrator, data analyst, web develop, web manager, systems administrator


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