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Covid-19 Response

TEACHING DELIVERY STATUS:
Confirmed Sept/Oct start
TEACHING MODE:
Online learning
OPEN DAYS:
16th and 19th June
TEACHING NOTES:
They have previously advised that teaching for all but those subjects that require essential present in person teaching or access to specialist facilities, will remain online for the rest of the academic year. \
This is the latest available data taken from the enquire.ncl.ac.uk website on 25th May 2021. Read all universities responses in our Covid-19 university response article.

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24 Computer science reviews at Newcastle University


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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member1159998 On 11th June 21

The school provides a lot of learning materials to help students learn and review. You just need to log on the canvas to get them easily

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Student Review: 1 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member1337467 On 28th April 19

they'll tell you to ask questions when you don't understand then when you do ask questions they start complaining and saying how you don't understand. I think Newcastle university is overrated and too expensive.

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member420007 On 29th November 15

Department is friendly and relaxed (although you are expected to work hard as with any other course). Good course content and generally fantastic teachers.

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science (Game Engineering), MComp Hons

By member920660 On 12th January 16
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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member820670 On 12th January 16

Easily one of the best departments at the university

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By Angela On 12th January 16

Lots of course flexibility (can easily change between the other CompSci courses such as Game Programming) as well as the options of combined masters and industrial year which you can switch onto later. Course content is very interesting. Most tutors are excellent with one or two exceptions (Computer Architecture is a pain for most people).

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member1220678 On 13th January 16

Overall a good experience let down by a couple of lecturers that are either dismally dull or you can't fathom what they're trying to say,

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, MComp Hons

By member1020686 On 13th January 16

Very good course at a fantastic uni

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By Harry Calder On 27th April 16

Love it soo much, It was my dream to come here

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Student Review: 5 /5

Electronics and Computer Engineering, BEng Hons

By member1225720 On 11th January 17
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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By Anonymousperson123 On 2nd August 18

Had a large number of contact hours in all of my years which made me feel like I was getting a good value for my money, teaching quality was mostly good other than the occasional lecturer who's accent was too hard to understand, tutors were always helpful, content was slightly outdated but all very useful and the job prospects are some of the best around.

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By taylalex On 14th May 19

Teaching quality can be hit and miss depending on the lecturer, but I don't imagine this is any different with other Universities. You will find lecturers who's style you enjoy and those who you don't. I will say that on average it is pretty good, and the Stage 1 support in place is brilliant for transitioning students. Value for money is a three because University in general is a scam for money - you'll slowly realise that most students pay for Powerpoint driven lectures. I guess the blow was soften a tad with Computer Science given the investment in facilities surrounding it.

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member1257993 On 17th May 21

Personal tutors can be a bit hit or miss, but aside from that the course is good

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member840082 On 2nd July 19

Please i want to be one of Newcastle university. I wish that you'll accept my request.

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member18181818 On 15th January 20

Computer Science is a great depairtment. Many of the staff and demonstrators are helpful and kind. The reception staff are fantastic. There are a few staff members which arent helpful at all. But overall i'd recommend computer Science at ncl uni to others.

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science (Game Engineering), MComp Hons

By member1345433 On 10th February 20

Computers are pretty great

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member1245439 On 10th February 20

Course and content are top class

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By harrykirkwood123 On 29th March 20

Good course although aspects are poorly taught especially for a complex subject such as Comp Sci. Would be great if there was better student support

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science (Game Engineering), BSc Hons

By member947028 On 30th March 20

Great course really enjoying it

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science (Game Engineering), MComp Hons

By member447029 On 30th March 20

Enjoyable and well taught

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member452769 On 2nd December 20

All the drop in sessions make it so your questions will get answers which is nice

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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member553007 On 8th December 20

In current conditions caused by COVID-19, the online teaching was not the best, but in a reasonable way. It also made it more difficult to receive support. However, the course content is pretty good, as well as job prospects.

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By member753733 On 27th January 21

Nice course and you could learn a lot

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Science, BSc Hons

By GrapeJelly On 9th November 15

Lectures are kept interesting by the great staff, outside work set by module leaders is challenging and helps with learning content. Regular personal tutor meetings mean I'm always able to get help and it is helpful to have an insight into the world of computer science through him given his past experiences.

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