Computer Science taster sessions
This taster session gives you an insight into studying Computer Science at university.
Machine Learning and Data Science
What is machine learning? How does it work? What are the challenges?
In this interactive session you'll learn about how machine learning works. We'll discuss applications we are currently working on and the current challenges in the sector.
When: Wednesday 20 April 2022, 4.00pm - 5.30pm
Age group: Year 12 and Year 13
Special requirements: The typical A Level entry requirements for this BEng course are: AAA including Maths, or AAB including Computer Science and A in Maths.
Entry requirements may vary depending on your individual circumstances, or the qualifications you're currently studying. For more information please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/undergraduate/courses
How to book
Please be advised that bookings for all taster sessions will close at 10am the day before the session, or earlier if the session becomes fully-booked. We therefore recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.
If you are a teacher, please encourage your pupils to book individually.
Please note, this is an approximate schedule and is subject to change.
|4.00pm||Log in and get comfortable|
|4.10pm||Introduction to the Department of Computer Science|
|4.20pm||Introduction to Machine Learning|
|4.30pm||Interactive student activities and discussion|
|5.15pm||Q&A session with staff and current students|
For informal enquiries please email email@example.com.
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