Our BSc Computer Networks lets you build on your existing knowledge to gain the skills, experience and industry-recognised certifications you need to excel in the rapidly growing network industry. You’ll learn how to reduce security threats to networks, and develop the skills to design and implement internet and network applications. You’ll learn to experiment with the specialist equipment that lets you put your newfound skills into practice. You’ll have the opportunity to develop your professional skills with a year-long, paid work experience placement as part of a four-year study option. You’ll also have the chance to gain industry-recognised certifications, including Cisco’s CCNA and CCNP. Throughout your computer degree, you’ll put your skills to the test with hands-on experiments in our Cisco, Xilinx, and mobile communication labs. You’ll also have access to observation control rooms, test areas and networking labs. We’ll give you the help you need to write your CV, develop your job entry plan and make the relevant industry contacts that will let you pursue your career goals. You’ll also . From your Personal Tutor to your Graduate Academic Assistant, each one has studied your subject and will provide the support you need based on their own experience. If you need a little help with writing, numeracy or library skills, we can help with that too.
Computer Networks BSc
Learn the essential skills to achieve excellence in the design and implementation of networks, gaining industry-recognised certifications.
The course explores the principles of up-to-date network systems and focuses on key operational and technical aspects. Core modules such as Data Communications, Computer Networks, and Programming and Problem Solving for Communications are covered in this course. You will have the opportunity to put what you’ve learned to practical use and make valuable industry contacts; even more so if you decide to complete a work experience placement in your second year. You will gain the practical competencies in network design and the development of mobile internet applications and services. You will learn how to deploy practical techniques in the development of a range of network systems and internet level applications from the very start of your studies.