University of Hertfordshire

  • University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield AL10 9AB, United Kingdom
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The University of Hertfordshire (UOH) is a public university in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. The university is based largely in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. Its antecedent institution, Hatfield Technical College, was founded in 1948 and was identified as one of 25 Colleges of Technology in the United Kingdom in 1959.
In 1992, Hatfield Polytechnic was granted university status by the British government and subsequently renamed University of Hertfordshire. It is one of the post-1992 universities.
Hertfordshire has two campuses based in College Lane and de Havilland. With over 25,130 students, including more than 5,200 international students that together represent 100 countries, Hertfordshire has a global alumni of over 1,650 The university is one of Hertfordshire's largest employers with over 2,700 staff, 812 of which are academic members of staff. It has a turnover of more than £235 million. The university has 11 schools: Hertfordshire Business School, Computer Science, Creative Arts, Education, Engineering and Technology, Health and Social Work, Humanities (which oversees its CATS programme), Hertfordshire Law School, Life and Medical Sciences, Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics and Hertfordshire Higher Education Consortium. Hertfordshire is a member of University Alliance, Universities UK and European University Association.

The University is the UK's leading business-facing university and an exemplar in the sector. It is innovative and enterprising and challenges individuals and organizations to excel.

Computer Science (Networks)

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10875

Why choose this course?

  • Choose this course with an emphasis on networking and security building on a base of mainstream computer science, or change to one of the others in our flexible programme.
  • Be taught by highly qualified staff, most with a PhD or other advanced degree plus research, teaching, or professional experience.
  • Be part of a highly regarded well established computer science department with excellent facilities, a strong research background, and links to business and industry.
  • Prepare yourself for a career in the IT sector through a mix of academic, professional and practical study, with opportunities for industry certifications and a paid placement year. Previous students have worked placements at companies including GSK, Xerox, and BT.
  • Recent graduates have gone on to work at amazing organisations including Siemens, EE, and Lloyds Bank.

$18485 Annual Fees

Computer Science

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10876

Why choose this course?

  • You can study when and where you want, fitting in with your other commitments such as work or family
  • Our online degrees are based on their on campus equivalents with the same academic quality standards and processes so your award will be recognized worldwide
  • Study at a highly-regarded, well established computer science department with excellent facilities, strong links to both business and research, and a track record of graduate success.
  • BSc (Hons) Information Technology also available to study online. 

$18485 Annual Fees

Computer Science (Software Engineering)

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10877

Why choose this course?

  • Choose this course with an emphasis on Software Engineering building on a base of mainstream Computer Science, or change to one of the others in our flexible programme.
  • Be taught by highly qualified staff, most with a PhD or other advanced degree plus research, teaching, or professional experience.
  • Be part of a highly regarded well established computer science department with excellent facilities, a strong research background, and links to business and industry.
  • Prepare yourself for a career in the IT sector through a mix of academic, professional and practical study, with opportunities for industry certifications and a paid placement year. Previous students have worked placements at companies including Intel, Microsoft, and Apple.
  • Recent graduates from Computer Science have gone on to work at amazing organisations including Ticketmaster, BAE Systems, and Ocado.

$18485 Annual Fees

Computer Technology and Networks

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10878

Why choose this course?

  • Learn in state-of-the-art facilities in the University's Smart Systems laboratory
  • Develop the skills required by employers
  • Gain an edge in a career exploiting technological advancements to drive changes in modern living
  • Create great apps and distribute contents to a variety of new digital platforms
  • Specify requirements, design systems and commission computer and network technologies
  • Explore embedded devices, from standalone smart sensors, fully interconnected, mobile, wireless and wired, multi-platform systems with modern user interfaces
  • Gain an in-depth appreciation of the multimedia systems behind advances in web technology, satellite and cable broadcasting
  • Students from the School of Engineering and Technology have previously completed work placement years at companies including: BMW (UK) Manufacturing Ltd, Bosch Thermotechnology, and Microsoft
  • Recent Engineering graduates have gone on to work at organisations including: Dyson, Mitsubishi Electric and Fujitsu

$18485 Annual Fees

Creative Writing

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10879

Why choose this course?

Do you have a passion for writing? Spend your time writing stories instead of doing your homework? No need to choose anymore. With this course, writing stories is your homework. You’ll be taught by leading poets, fiction, and non-fiction writers. All our lecturers are active writers in their field. Some are even internationally published authors. This means you’ll be learning from writers who have excellent industry connections and have the latest knowledge when it comes to trends, styles, and publishing guides. In short, they have everything you need to become a published author yourself. 
Here are some of your lecturers: 

  • Poetry lecturer Dr Wayne Holloway-Smith, winner of the Poetry Society’s Geoffrey Dearmer Prize and Seamus Heaney Prize nominee. 
  • Fiction and Non-Fiction writer, Dr Lorna Gibb, author of five books, winner of the Granta Memoir prize and shortlisted for the Sperber Biography prize in the US. 
  • Dramatists Simon Vinnicombe and Drew Pautz, with writing credits that include the whole range of scriptwriting, from work in current production as feature films to EastEnders to the Old Vic and Royal Court. They have international reputations with performances, in original and translated versions, in Canada, Europe and the United States. 
  • Fiction and non-fiction writer, Helen Gordon, a former editor at the renowned, world-famous publisher Granta, with two acclaimed books and numerous short publications. 

$18485 Annual Fees