Computing and Technology News
Tracker for pesky pets a hit for IT students
Students on the Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in IT at Gower College Swansea have presented their latest project at the Big Bang Fair at MOD St Athan.
This event, which is organised by EESW/STEMCymru, attracted over 80 teams from schools and colleges across South Wales.
Student's Silver medal for website design
An IT student from Gower College Swansea has taken second place at the UK Skills Competition in Advanced Web Design which took place recently at Coleg Sir Gar.
Jordan James, who is studying a Level 3 Diploma in Information Technology at the Gorseinon campus, was tasked with producing a website to promote Wales as a tourist destination.
Work-related opportunities for IT students
IT students at Gower College Swansea will soon have an opportunity to combine their academic studies with realistic workplace training, thanks to a new partnership with global employability programme Galaxias Tech.
Software entrepreneur inspires IT students
Local software entrepreneur - and former Gower College Swansea student - Adam Curtis returned to the Gorseinon campus recently to deliver an inspirational talk to vocational IT students.
New teaching block at Gorseinon officially opened
A brand new £2.8 million teaching block at the Gorseinon campus of Gower College Swansea has been officially unveiled.
Accommodating 11 classrooms, seven IT suites, a gym with shower facilities and a bicycle shelter, it was formally opened on 6 February by Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge.
Gwefan prosiect digartrefedd yn rhoi her i fyfyrwyr
Mae myfyrwyr TG o gampws Tycoch Coleg Gŵyr Abertawe wedi bod yn gweithio ochr yn ochr â Phrosiect Pobl Ifanc Sengl Ddigartref Abertawe (SYSHP) i’w cynorthwyo i ddatblygu gwefan benodedig.
Homeless project website sets challenge for students
IT students from Gower College Swansea's Tycoch campus have been working alongside the Swansea Young Single Homeless Project (SYSHP) to assist them with the development of a dedicated website.
Global Entrepreneurship Week - where ideas come to life
Staff and students at Gower College Swansea have celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week with a range of events and activities across the campus.
The week kicked off with a visit by Art and Design students to Swansea Business Gate and the film set of Da Vinci’s Demons, where they learned all about the kinds of employment opportunities that exist in the film and television industry.
Global Enterprise Week at Gower College Swansea
Students at Gower College Swansea are enjoying a week of entrepreneurial activities organised by The Enterprise Team.
The college is supporting Global Entrepreneurship Week UK with a programme of events which gives students the opportunity to rub shoulders with local business people and self-employed professionals.
Web Design and IT Technician WorldSkills finals
Gower College Swansea has hosted the Web Design and IT Technician WorldSkills finals at the Tycoch campus, which attracted teams from colleges across Wales.