As digital technology takes over all areas of our life, new programmers are needed in inventing and creating the applications. Programming requires logical thinking, understanding users and patience.
Creating large applications is always teamwork. In Computer Applications, students use different environments from web pages and systems to mobile apps and games.
As a part of the studies you will study artificial intelligence, cloud services, server operating systems, etc. Having those skills you can apply to many different programming jobs all over the world.
HAMK offers an extensive Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in the field of ICT – working on practical technology with a touch of contemporary business.
By completing the Computer Applications degree program, you become a professional programmer fit to work in the modern business world and ready for the modern ICT challenges.
During your studies you will work in connection to real life workplaces and companies, and by the time of graduation you have an extensive network and practical skills to apply to many different programming jobs all over the world.
The core competence studies in Computer applications cover a wide range of topics in programming. You will learn programming languages and techniques most commonly used today. Studies include also e.g. user interface design, operating systems, web development, databases, cloud operations, software robotics, business and innovation, probability and statistics.
After this, you will select studies according to your own interests and focus e.g. on augmented reality, artificial intelligence or big data. It will also be possible to select profiling studies from other degree programs.
Studies will cover the following themes:
- business intelligence
- web pages, mobile apps, games
- professional programming
- artificial intelligence
- ICT enterpreneurship
- server operating systems
- Logical thinking in
- development projects
- creating new applications
- data processing
As you graduate from the Computer Applications program, you have studied many topics widely requested in IT industry.
Your title could be for example: Software Developer/Engineer, Application Designer/Developer, Digital Business Analyst, Systems Developer, Programmer, Web Developer, Application Developer, Game Programmer, User Interface Designer, Project Manager, IT Specialist, Entrepreneur, AR/VR Developer, Data Analyst, AI Programmer.