NZ university majors related to this area
Though in the same subject area, they may be very different.
Did you know?
Famous historical 'computing machines' include: the abacus (ca. 2700 BC), Blaise Pascal's 'Pascaline' (1642) and Charles Babbage's 'Difference Engine' (1849).
Breaking the encryption codes of the Enigma machine was a major computational achievement that contributed to the Allied victory in World War II.
Examples of career opportunities
Most entail additional learning (lifelong learning!).
- Computer scientist
- Computer and information systems manager
- Computer programmer
- Computer software engineer
- Computer systems analyst
- Computer support specialist
- Games developer
- Web site builder
- Computer teacher
- Technology teacher
Income and employment prospects
168% of national
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Figures based on young domestic graduates 5 years after graduation. Source: Ministry of Education.