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Computing and Information Systems Taster Day - Greenwich Campus

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University of Greenwich

King William Court

Old Royal Naval College

Greenwich

SE10 9LS

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No matter what your computing passion is, there's something for everyone in the Computing and Information Systems Department at Greenwich, with a range of degree programmes on offer and the chance to pursue a specialists.

Our taster day offers a packed schedule so you get to sample every aspect of what it’s like to study for a degree in the Computing and Information Systems Department at the University of Greenwich.

Meet the Tutor

Have a chat with our lecturers in specialist subject areas.

Explore our Facilities

Get first-hand experience of our lecture theatres and facilities


Get Interactive

Take part in our interactive workshops:


Games development - Use physics to implement a simple video game using the Unity game engine. We will introduce the Unity interface and some essential game development concepts that will guide you to build a basic video game.

Big data - Learn how to collect tweets using the programming language R and how to build a dashboard using Tableau, then explore current live trends on social media.

Artificial intelligence - A brief introduction to the fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence; including What is AI? Where does it show up these days? How do we build it? Is it Safe? Where is it headed in the future?

Mobile apps development - You will be introduced to App Development via MIT App Inventor and using this you will develop a simple app for the Android family of mobile phones.

Cyber security and forensics - Use the latest technology in a specialist lab to explore a range of forensic methods to find hidden information.

Student Life

Find out what it's like to be a university student. You’ll be able to chat informally with our current students throughout the day.

Campus Tours

Take a guided tour of our beautiful Greenwich Maritime campus on the south bank of the Thames at Greenwich. The stunning campus - and its splendid historic buildings will not fail to impress you. The Department is ideally placed for access to Central London, the City and Canary Wharf which has helped our students forge successful employability projects with the sector.


This is event is for students currently studying A-Levels, BTEC or Access courses who are considering applying to university for September 2019

Booking is essential to secure your place.


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King William Court

Old Royal Naval College

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SE10 9LS

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