Department of Informatics

Which degree is right for me?

Our degree courses reflect the breadth of the discipline and its applications, and draw on a diverse set of modules. We organise these into 12 ‘themes’, which the degrees draw on to a greater or lesser extent. Click on the theme icons below, see which appeal to you most, and then select the degree that matches your choices. For more details about all our degrees, refer to the undergraduate prospectus or download our brochure.

 
  Computer Graphics and Animation
In computer graphics and animation modules you will explore key computer-generated graphics and animation techniques. You will learn the core concepts, and build on these using industry standard software such as 3D Studio Max and Final Cut Pro to create a portfolio of assessed work that can be shown to prospective employers.
Computer Science BSc
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Computer Science MComp
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Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence BSc
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Computing for Business and Management BSc
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Computing for Digital Media BSc
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Games and Multimedia Environments (GAME) BSc
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Key: large   – substantial coverage of the theme in the degree
  small   – a minor level of coverage of the theme in the degree
  variable   – a variable level of coverage of the theme in the degree, depending on options selected
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  – little or no coverage of the theme in the degree