Computer science students celebrated at West Notts

COMPUTER science students at West Notts College will be praised for their hard work and contribution over the last year at a celebration evening on 21st June.

Certificates and trophies for excellence will be presented to 25 learners on courses ranging from foundation level IT through to university-level foundation degrees in software development with multimedia and communication and networking technology.

Awards include the Robot Wars Trophy, the Excellence in Hardware and Software Trophy and Olympic medal awards for students on each of the seven courses delivered by the computer science department.

There will also be Olympic value awards for students who, throughout their studies, have lived up to the Olympic values of courage, determination, inspiration and equality.

Computer science curriculum manager Piers Ching said: “Every year our students reach new heights with learning new technologies in computer science.

“We’re very proud to be able to offer our students the latest computer hardware and programming technology as well as the opportunity to create their own websites and develop the creative skills that are required in the computing and digital industries.”