During their time in the Department of Computing and Maths at the University of Derby our students have many opportunities to develop their skills and abilities.
Here are some of their individual experiences and stories, and some which are are based on what they have done in their studies and achieved international acclaim.
Georgia tells the story of her studies and extracurricular activities that have led to success as a student and in her role at Purpose Media following graduation. She is Head of Account Management.
Jordan, a graduate from our BSc (Hons) Computer Networks and Security degree, talks about his highlights of the course and his future plans.
This is an article about how a visually impaired Maths student creates a gadget to help others to read maths
Our BSc IT students, during their final year on the Emerging IT Product Development module, developed videos of their use of the IBM Watson Analytics system to gain interesting insights for different sets of data. The videos are now on YouTube as examples of outstanding student work. One of the students is from one of our partner colleges in Dhaka in Bangladesh.
Our first year BSc IT students carried out a project during the spring semester 2016 on the Introduction to Data Analysis module. These are the best videos that were used as part of their assessment for the module and demonstrate both their technical abilities with SAS and also their ability to tell the story from the data, see https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLWT0aRqpyk1qb7_JNbZyztThQkPuGXTNe