University recognised for teaching excellence in Computer Science

The School of Computing has been certified as a university partner in the new UK-wide Network of Teaching Excellence in Computer Science.

This certification is recognition of the School’s role in improving computer science teaching in schools in the UK. The network of excellence is arranged by Computing at School (CAS) and BCS, the chartered institute for IT, with support from the Department for Education, Microsoft and Google.

Michael Kölling, Professor of Computing Education said, ‘Becoming a University Partner shows us as being one of the lead universities building up CS teaching in the UK.’