Computing

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Courses we offer

With so much recent investment and a heavy reliance on fast, effective technologies in the 21st Century, computing is truly a global industry. Here at Sunderland, we offer a fantastic range of courses which will allow you to take advantage of the growing number of opportunities in the sector. Take a look below to find the right one for you. 

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Get your ideas off the ground

When you come to Sunderland, you'll be based at the heart of a technological hub with over 100 software companies right on your doorstep. This can open up a whole range of opportunities for you, as the best and brightest talent are invaluable to companies to help move them forward with new ideas.

However, Sunderland has become a hotbed for tech start-ups, and thanks to our partnership with Sunderland Software City, it has never been easier for you to join the technological revolution and start a company of your own right here on Wearside.

If you have the ideas, drive and ambition to break into the software market, Sunderland Software City can offer an office space, funding support and a host of networking events to help set your ideas into motion.

We have also signed partnerships with some of the biggest names in the industry, including MicrosoftSony PlayStation and Cisco to provide you with an ultra-modern learning environment that meets the needs of employers.

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Perfect your craft in a Cisco accredited academy

With three laboratories packed with Cisco networking equipment, including routers, switches, terminals and specialist equipment for simulating frame relay and ISDN links, you will be surrounded by the latest equipment, putting you at the cutting-edge of the industry.

The University is a member of the PlayStation®4 Academic Development Programme, which grants us the licence to Sony games console Dev Kit hardware and software, and our DreamSpark subscription means we can provide you with the latest Microsoft operating systems and development software free of charge.

And if that wasn’t enough, many of our courses are recognised by the British Computing Society, which will fast-track your process for entry into the UK’s Chartered Institute for IT.

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