Monthly Archives: January 2017

PhD pass for Davin McCall

Congratulations to Davin McCall, research student in the School of Computing, who has recently passed his PhD viva, with minor corrections. His PhD thesis was entitled ‘Novice Programmer Errors – Analysis and Diagnostics‘. The thesis detailed a systematic and thorough … Continue reading

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Year in Computing launches for 2017

Many students are keen to learn the tech skills that will make them stand out to a graduate employer, or simply want to learn more about computing for their own interests. The School of Computing offers a ‘Year in Computing‘ for … Continue reading

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New Head of School – Professor Richard Jones

Professor Richard Jones has been appointed as Head of School, a three year post starting on 1 January 2017. Richard is Professor of Computer Systems and has worked at the School of Computing in University of Kent since 1985. He is well … Continue reading

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Kent’s Erlang expertise now available to 5 million learners for free

‘Functional Programming in Erlang‘, the first MOOC (massive open online course) dedicated to Erlang, is now open for enrolment. This is the first MOOC from the the University of Kent in partnership with FutureLearn, the social learning platform with 5 million learners. The Erlang MOOC will … Continue reading

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