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IP protection for computer software in the United States

This module will provide students with the opportunity to gain the knowledge and skills that will equip them to mature as software developers specialising in application development for mobile technologies. Students will gain detailed knowledge of the mobile app creation process and of developing software solutions targeted at the Android environment. The knowledge gained and the solid foundation developed will equip the student with the confidence and capability to be able to extend their study to wider environments both existing and yet to emerge.

We may accept your English language grade from the Finnish Ylioppilastutkinto/Studentexamen if you achieved 5 in English. For Medicine country-specific requirements, please visit our Applying to Medicine website. We may accept your English language grade from the Danish Studentereksamen if you achieved 10 in English. We require a B+ average or a GPA of 3.0/4 in any non-law degree subject. Yukon – Senior Secondary Graduation Diploma with an overall average of at least 85% in 5 grade 12 subjects . Nunavut – General High School Diploma with an overall average of 75% , 80% and 85% across five subjects at grade 12.

Your smartphone is a collection of thousands of software components designed to work together. Software can take the form of one line of code or, like Microsoft’s Windows operating system, span into millions.

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Course content is regularly reviewed to reflect what is relevant and in demand in the industry. We seek external feedback from the External Examiner and a current group of professionals and subject experts from industry, universities and the Institution of Engineering and Technology through the IET accreditation process. Please see the Accreditation and Professional recognition section for further information.

  • This course is specially designed to bridge the gap between electronics/hardware engineering and computer science/software engineering.
  • It is not for you unless, of course, you are a programmer who writes code.
  • See other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by this University.
  • Loading software which causes technical issues to your computer such as slow running or incompatibility with the operating system or other applications.
  • Students learn how to use OO concepts to design and implement software solution using the C++ programming language.
  • Students who have the Secondary Education Certificate plus one year of a Bachelors degree from a recognised university with a minimum GPA or 65% may also be considered.

Practically, therefore, patent protection is now limited to inventions which improve the operation of a computer or use novel software to produce a new or improved technical result. Our dedicated careers team brings you information, advice and guidance tailored to your specific needs. Careers advisers offer one-to-one advice appointments where you can discuss your career plans and explore your options. In addition, our employer-endorsed award-winningPersonal Skills Award recognises your extra-curricular activities, and provides an accredited employability programme designed to improve your career prospects. Our courses are especially designed, at every stage, to equip you with the knowledge, academic skill and transferable skills you need for a successful career in industry or research. A table of accepted A level grade equivalents can be found below.Use this table to work out the equivalents to the A level entry requirements to your preferred course.

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Being able to access an application using a browser does not change the main purpose of the browser software itself. This task might be complex like payroll calculation, stock control etc. but will be based on a single task. These days we tend to use integrate suites of office software where a range of general-purpose software is provided, usually with the facility to combine elements from each application in a single file. An assembler is a program that translates the mnemonic codes used in assembly language into the bit patterns that represent machine operations. Assembly language has a one-to-one equivalence with machine code, each assembly statement can be converted into a single machine operation.

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It also includes the fundamentals of operating systems and computer networking, designing, testing and implementing computer software. This course is offered at the Magee campus by the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment. If you are interested in computer software design, how computers communicate and how they actually perform their tasks, then this course is for you. This course will equip you with a varied computer science education based upon the development and improvement of your programming skills throughout.