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    or anything obviously related.Why did you choose this subject (the one you're studying alongside Comp Sci)? Do you feel that it anyways hinders you from obtaining a good in-depth foundation into Comp Sci?
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    My degree title is Forensic Computing. Although its not "Computer Science with Mathematics" or hasn't got an official secondary subject, it was heavily orientated towards data security/data recovery but was backed by courses that compsci students were on, to give us the background and depth of knowledge we would need to make the most out of the more targeted modules.

    I chose FC because I didn't like the idea of studying pure compsci - so I guess my decision was that I had to go for a secondary subject. Although I've worked with computers all my life and enjoy what I do with them both professionally and for fun, compsci to me was going far to far down the "rabbit hole" of science in computing, and on paper did not look to apply enough of it in the modules it had at my university. I wanted a subject that would teach me stuff and then tell me how I could apply it in industry.

    It was up to the students on the course to dig deep and get under the skin of areas that they needed to know. That was the difference between a low scoring student and a high scoring one - the high scorers would often take what they had learnt and investigate further (which with compsci and the advent of Google, is definitely not difficult). So to answer your question, no - I don't think secondary subjects in a degree detract from raw compsci but rather compliment it.
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    The course I will be doing is a straight computer science degree.

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