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DB503
Computing - Software Development

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The BSc (Hons) in Computing (Software Development) will provide you with the technical skills and techniques in software development and design to produce high quality visual interfaces to ensure an effective user experience. As a professional UX/GUI designer you will work on creating beautiful, high quality interfaces.  

You will develop strong knowledge of the latest UI frameworks.

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The BSc (Hons) in Computing (Software Development) will prepare you for a career in a wide variety of sectors.  You will build skills, competence and knowledge in current technologies, gain practical work experience and specialise in Software Development - a fast-growing area in the Computing sector.



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