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Is £2 million enough?

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The government has announced £2 million of funding to train teachers to deliver the new computing curriculum in schools.

Under the new Computer Science initiative announced by Michael Gove, children from the age of 5 will be taught the basics of computer science. As Elizabeth Truss (education minister) said “We want a generation of children being taught how to write computer animations or design apps for smartphones – not be bored by lessons in how to fill in spreadsheets or learn word processing.

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BCU Offers Computing Courses That Support Top 10 Careers

Computing Careers Rank In Top 10 Jobs For 2013

BCU Offers Computing Courses That Support Top 10 CareersNew research, released by CareerCast.com, has revealed very promising news for graduates of the Computing disciplines taught at Birmingham City University.

Three of the top 10 best jobs relate closely to courses delivered at BCU at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Continue reading Computing Careers Rank In Top 10 Jobs For 2013