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We all know the archetype of “loner who sits in the dark and all he does is type fast”, and we all assume that person is a “hacker”. Actually, no. It’s just your friendly neighbourhood Computer Science & IT graduate.

As the main discipline of everything computer-related, Computer Science & IT covers everything from Video Games and Multimedia, to Human – Computer Interaction, IT Security, Health Informatics, and more.

Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees cover notions of Computation, Software, Hardware, and Computer Systems, each treated more in depth, as the students advance. Subjects like Mathematics and Algorithms are also very prominent, seeing how those who wish to follow such a degree should have a rather clear and tidy way of thinking.

Fields that have a high demand of Computer Science & IT alumni are:

• Manufacturing of Information Systems
• Maintenance and Sales
• Software and Hardware Development
• e-Business
• Telecommunication Networks Expertise

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Suggested Short Courses in Computer Science & IT

Short Course Big Ideas in Computer Science

Interaction with computers has become a big part of our daily life, but they do much more than help us with practicalities. They are tools for understanding the fundamentals of information, processes and human thinking. The Big Ideas in Computer Science course is offered by Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Netherlands
Short Course Data Analysis in R

With the increasing use of alternative software packages like R in data analysis, now is the time to learn their ins and outs. The large number of active programmers creating R packages makes this an up-to-date programme providing a huge range of statistical analyses. The Data Analysis in R course is offered at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Netherlands
Short Course Adobe Illustrator for Fashion

This Adobe Illustrator for Fashion course offered by University of the Arts London will give you a strong grounding in the tools and features of the programme, progressing to teaching you how to produce vector flat design drawings of garments and accessories for spec sheets.

United Kingdom
Short Course Econometric of Program Evaluation using Stata

This Econometric of Program Evaluation using Stata course from Timberlake Consultants will provide participants with the essential tools, both theoretical and applied, for a proper use of modern micro-econometric methods for policy evaluation and causal counterfactual modelling. 

United Kingdom