Why Study BSc (Hons) Computing Systems?
The main appeal for a Computing Systems degree over a regular Computer Science degree is that Computing Systems concentrates more on the practical applications of computer-based knowledge, mostly in terms of how computers can be used as a tool in a commercial or business setting. Therefore your knowledge will be better rounded with the additional facet of knowing how you can benefit a company and hence increase your employability.
Whilst the course is multifaceted it is by no means superficial, with students studying in-depth computing phenomena such as software engineering and computer systems management whilst alongside being taught when and where the best times and places to use them. It also imparts on how to communicate your knowledge best to clientele and explain the processes you carry out, allowing you to become more amicable and hence a more attractive target for employment.
The addition of a Computing Systems degree to your experiential arsenal provides opportunities for a variety of senior and influential professions. These include:
- Data Mining
- Chief Information Officer
- Database Management
- Internet Services
- IT Consultancy
- Business Application Developer
- Network Engineering
The opportunity for work experience and studying abroad are also invaluable for those looking to endeavour in a career in Computing Systems, allowing you to gain real practical experience as well as mix with individuals who can advise and guide you to the best career prospects.