The Department of Computer Science and Information Systems at Birkbeck is one of the long-established computing departments in the UK, having celebrated our 50th anniversary in 2007. We provide a stimulating teaching and research environment for both part-time and full-time students.
The Department brings together research and teaching expertise related to our major research activities in Information Management and Web Technologies, Computational Intelligence and Information Systems.
Our world-class research activity informs our teaching and our interactions with business, public and third-sector organisations. We offer undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees and skills-based courses.
Beate Grawemeyer and Sergio Gutiérrez-Santos will be Web Chair and Workshop Chair respectively at EDM 14, the 7th International Conference on Educational Data Mining.
DCSIS launches full-time foundation degrees: Following the success of the full-time BSc in Computing, our two foundation degrees are offered full-time for entry October 2014. These new full-time versions will run over two years. Applications for places is via UCAS and both degrees will be taught during the evening. see FdSc Web Technologies (full-time) and FdSc Information Technology (full-time).