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    Allright,I have just finished my A levels and I am thinking about doing Bachelor in computer science in my own country.I have some few questions that I want to ask about tis subject.
    The first one is-Normally bachelor programmes are of 4 years but the bachelor programme in computer science in my country is of 3 years,will that affect my qualification as I want to come to U.K or U.S inorder to do my masters in computer science.
    The second one is what are the jobs I might get or get involved into after doing my bachelor in computer science.Is this degree demanding or just a waste of time and money.
    And lastly can you name me some sites where I can get more detailed information about this course.
    Thanks a lot.
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    http://www.prospects.ac.uk/cms/ShowP...ions/p!eXecmdd
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    UK bachelor degrees are three years anyway (aside from Scotland, although I seem to recall you can start in the second year with enough qualifications), so there shouldn't be any real problem.

    For info on the courses, you'll have to look at the individual universities, as the course content can vary a lot. Some CS degrees will be maths heavy, some will be engineering heavy, and everything in between. How demanding the degree is will depend to an extent what type it is and the uni you go to.

    Plenty of jobs for CS grads about (at least over here anyway), I don't have anything to hand but the list that Titch89 posted is ok.
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    http://www.bls.gov/oco/oco1002.htm
    The link posted above by another user is more representative of the job scene in UK while this link is representative of the US.
    I believe both US and UK is in need of computing graduates but take note that while IT jobs might be outsourced to China/India, as long as you have a good degree, you shouldn't need to worry about your employability.
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    I have 2 months left for starting my Bachelor level in computer science in my country and I want to utilise this time by trying to know more about computer science.I got good grades in A level Maths but I didnot take Decision Maths in A level Maths which I heard will be dealt mostly in computer science.So what are the basic things I need to learn before starting computer science which would really be very beneficial for me and I could utilise my time.
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    Well, you can learn about data structure and algorithm. I notice that universities love to teach about this early and it makes sense because one need to understand data structure & algorithms to be a good coder.
    http://www.sparknotes.com/cs/
    Here is the resource i am currently using to learn about this. It is meant to be a simple introduction.
    If you have enough time within 2 months, you can learn a bit of java programming. Obviously one can't expect you to delve so deep into the language so here's a very good introductory package on learning about the bare basics of java and how to program simply.
    http://www.cs.bris.ac.uk/jot/
    It is best you learn the java thing first before embarking on the former link.
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    Well, you can learn about data structure and algorithm. I notice that universities love to teach about this early and it makes sense because one need to understand data structure & algorithms to be a good coder.
    http://www.sparknotes.com/cs/
    Here is the resource i am currently using to learn about this. It is meant to be a simple introduction.
    If you have enough time within 2 months, you can learn a bit of java programming. Obviously one can't expect you to delve so deep into the language so here's a very good introductory package on learning about the bare basics of java and how to program simply.
    http://www.cs.bris.ac.uk/jot/
    It is best you learn the java thing first before embarking on the former link.
    OMG, I did algorithms a bit early in Java, considering I only got a C in GCSE Maths and don't have A-Level Maths you can imagine how hard I found it, it was like coding entirely mathematical complex equations.
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    I am also searching for good sites that offers good video tutorial on basic java programming using JCreator,so if there are other sites you know about that then post those for me as well,sorry for the trouble.
 
 
 
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