Computing Careers & Disciplines
The field of computing has expanded rapidly over the past 10 years, and students and advisors need more information about the field and its related careers.
This guides provides an overview of computing careers and the academic pathways to arriving at those careers. It describes the five main computing disciplines as defined by the ACM (Association of Computing Machinery), as well as six other popular computing specializations.
For each of the main disciplines, this guide provides information about sample programs and Canadian educational insitutions for those disciplines and specializations.
This Guide Answers 3 Questions
Why should you consider computing when chosing a career?
What kinds of computing jobs are out there?
How to Get There?
What kind of educational pathways will guide you to the computing career you desire?
Download the guide and discover computing careers and educational pathways
The guide is designed to support prospective students, career practitioners, academic advisors and career counsellors by outlining the different computing discplines.DOWNLOAD NOW
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