We are delighted to invite you and your Level 3 students to our subject conference hosted by the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. This free conference is designed to supplement your students’ current or future studies by focusing on areas of specialism at Liverpool Hope University.
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It is an exciting time for the department of Mathematics and Computer Science. Over the last few years we’ve introduced degrees in Mathematics, Electronic Engineering and MEng Electronic and Computer Engineering. Liverpool Hope University is ranked as 1st in the North West and 4th in the UK for overall Student Satisfaction from the 2016 National Student Survey. Computer Science achieved a 100% satisfaction rating from our students.
All conferences will take place at our Hope Park campus, Liverpool, L16 9JD. Please note, due to the interactive nature of each Conference we have a limited number of places available so early booking is advised.
Our Computer Science taster day will be on Wednesday 2nd November 2016 from 2pm – 4.30pm
1.30pm – 2pm Arrival at Hope. The Conference will begin promptly at 2 pm.
2pm – 2.15pm Welcome to Liverpool Hope
2.15pm – 3.15pm Security ciphers
Students will be given an overview of security encryption algorithms before implementing their own encryption/decryption algorithm
3.15pm – 4.15pm Virtual Reality development
Students will have the opportunity to use a powerful games engine and a VR system such as Oculus Rift or Sony Morpheus to create a simple 3D scene.
4.15pm – 4.30pm Closing Address and Q & A
4.30pm Depart Hope
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)
Individuals (Enquiry not required to be through a school)
Minimum number of students: