Welcome to the Computer Studies Department

Computer Studies

Students live in a technologically rich world, and computer studies provides them with the knowledge and skills to understand the underpinnings of current computer technology while preparing them to engage with emerging technologies. Computer studies is the study of ways of representing objects and processes in computer technology. It involves defining and analyzing problems – designing solutions and developing, testing and maintaining computer programs.

Computer studies is relevant for all students because it incorporates a broad range of transferable problem-solving skills and techniques, including logical thinking, creative design, synthesis, team work and evaluation. A foundation in this discipline will introduce students to the multiple opportunities afforded by this dynamic field and will begin to prepare them for a range of rewarding careers.