Computer Science Advanced - C3001
Computer Science Advanced
Bachelor degree (honours)
Imagine using your creative intelligence to discover new information technology (IT) possibilities to help meet key global challenges.
This Honours version of the Bachelor of Computer Science is for high-achieving students with a research focus. It offers you all the benefits of the Advanced Computer Science specialisation, plus a stream of hands-on projects that engages you in research right from the start of your degree. You also do a research or industry placement, supported by a generous scholarship.
You will develop the exceptional programming and analysis skills and the research capabilities needed for postgraduate study or a career in the expanding world of digital research and development.
Studyingwith some of the world's best academics in Australia's leading IT Faculty, youwill learn to think creatively and analytically. You will graduate with theskills to design algorithms (instructions for computers) and data structures(information storage), creating software that solves real-world problems.
The skills you acquireduring the course are enhanced by real-world experience. In your third year youwill enjoy a half-year scholarship placement in a research group of aparticipating company or organisation, or in the highly regarded Industry BasedLearning (IBL) program.
In your fourth year, youwill undertake a substantial individual research project with your own academicsupervisor. Monash's IT research strengths include intelligent systems,bioinformatics, cybersecurity, modelling, optimisation and visualisation.
All areas in our modernworld require digital solutions, and there are practical applications across arange of disciplines and professions. As a graduate with:
- a degree accredited by the Australian Computer Society,
- deep computer science knowledge,
- strong research, analysis, problem solving, communication and team work skills, and
- hands-on experience in IT research,
Exciting areas for research and development will be open to you.
Graduating with Honourswill not only enhance your employment opportunities – it also means you cancomplete a Masters in just one additional year, and provides an excellentpreparation for a PhD program.
At a glance
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