Professor Karen Yeung, the University of Birmingham's first Interdisciplinary Chair has shared interesting insight into her involvement in the FATAL4JUSTICE? Project. Prof Yeung is a Professorial Fellow in Law, Ethics and Informatics at the University of Birmingham and works across the School of Law and the School of Computer Science.
The School of Computer Science currently holds a Bronze Award in Athena SWAN. The Athena SWAN Charter promotes and rewards good employment practice in the recruitment, retention and progression of female academics in Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths and Medicine (STEMM).
The College of Engineering and Physical Sciences (of which the School of Computer Science is part of) awards a 'Best Academic Paper' prize each month, and invites submissions from academic members of staff from across EPS.
The University will be hosting our next Undergraduate Open Days on Friday 28th and Saturday 29th June 2019.
Our next Postgraduate Open Day will take place on Saturday 23rd November 2019.
Our Assessment Days for 2019 entry for our BSc Computer Science with Digital Technology Partnership with PwC recently concluded, where we invited applicants onto campus for a full day to undertake assessment activity with PwC, and get to know the department.
The School of Computer Science once again played host to the 10th Computing at Schools annual Conference in June 2018. Following on from previous successful conferences, we welcomed over 250 teachers (from both primary and secondary level) who were looking to update both their subject knowledge and approach to teaching computing in their schools.