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You can’t expect a university computer science degree to be in the top 25 in every subject, but it will give you a leg up when it comes to choosing what to study and the degree programme itself.
In an interview with The Irish Time, IT expert and former teacher John Higgins said he was surprised at the number of computer science students he saw choosing to go for computer engineering.
“It’s not that there are not students going to a computer science major.
It’s that they’re choosing to do it from a very different perspective, and not as a result of the courses they are taking,” he said.”
The main difference is that you’re taking the same stuff in the same way and you are taught the same material. “
You have some courses that are taught by an instructor and they are going to take them on the basis that they know the material well, and you’re not going to know what they’re going to say about it until you’ve taken it on.”
The main difference is that you’re taking the same stuff in the same way and you are taught the same material.
“It’s a very much a different approach to learning.
You are not learning by being taught.”
Computer science is considered a “major” degree at many universities, but the number is rising and is expected to continue to rise in the future.
The Irish government has pledged to boost computer science degrees by 30 per cent by 2022.
There is a lack of data on computer science enrolments, but Higgins said it was not uncommon to see students choosing to study computer engineering as a “second major” course.
“We have an annual count of the number people who take computer engineering, and it’s not very accurate,” he added.
“What we do know is that around a third of students choose to take computer science as their second major, which is a very small number of people.”
That’s not going anywhere.
I think the major that will probably continue to grow is computer engineering.”