Computer Science Engineer (1st and 2nd cycle degree)
The Computer Science Engineer undergoes extensive training in all computer-related areas. This solid training allows graduates to fit easily into different professional careers and to efficiently manage the ever-changing technological advances in the field.
In the last year of the degree course students can choose from the following specialist pathways:
- IIndustrial Computing: computer control systems from the industrial point of view. Real-time systems in industries, robotics and manufacture, automation of industrial processes, and digital image processing.
- Computer Engineering: understanding computer architectures, microprocessors and parallel computing.
- Software Engineering: software tools and development. Database design and management.
- Programming Languages and Artificial Intelligence. Basic techniques used in artificial intelligence and their applications, such as expert and pattern recognition systems. Programming languages.
- Networks and Operating Systems: operating systems design, computer networks, communications and distributed systems.
- Information Systems: computer project design and application of computer tools to business.
Computer engineers are qualified to work in careers involving:
- Direction and management of computer operations in organisations and stakeholder organisations.
- Management and execution, drafting and signing IT projects, including both the supervision of technical aspects and the management of people, resources and customer relations.
- Studying and evaluating alternatives and security, and satisfying the needs organisations have with respect to IT systems and the maintenance of such solutions.
- Statements, audits and reports on the utilisation of IT technology and the legislation that affects its use.
- Studies and evaluation of non-mandatory reports concerning the legal, economic, financial and social aspects of computer science.
- Development, consulting, research, and teaching IT-related subjects.