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    I've looked into it quite a lot, but not got many opinions on this yet.. What are your opinions? And if possible, note some differences!

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    Peter J. Denning famously said "computer science is about computers in the same way that astronony is about telescopes".

    Does that help? 'Computer Studies' sounds like it might be about computers.
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    (Original post by DanNurh)
    I've looked into it quite a lot, but not got many opinions on this yet.. What are your opinions? And if possible, note some differences!

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    Computer Studies = HARDWARE
    Computer Science = SOFTWARE
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    (Original post by kk_15)
    Computer Studies = HARDWARE
    Computer Science = SOFTWARE
    What is that based on? As someone doing a CS degree, I have never heard "Computer Studies"; I don't know what it means and I doubt other people do either.
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    (Original post by Baldock)
    What is that based on? As someone doing a CS degree I have never heard "Computer Studies", so I don't know what it means I doubt other people do either.
    It seems to come in as a component of the Electronics degrees I'm looking at. So there ya go
 
 
 
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