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UAL Creative Computing Institute

CCI students co-working in our shared space
CCI students co-working in our shared space
CCI students work together in our new co-working space at the UAL Creative Computing Institute.

Working at the intersection of creativity and computational technologies

The UAL Creative Computing Institute (CCI) offers innovative new courses, research opportunities and a public platform to explore computer science and creative practice.

We are part of how UAL explores the technology shaping our world and prepares a new generation of talent to shape it.

That's why the Institute supports interdisciplinary teaching, research and knowledge exchange in creativity and computational technologies.

Learn more about studying creative computing, find out how you can get involved in research, partnerships, exciting events and more.

Introduction to UAL's Creative Computing Institute (2020)

Join us at an Open Day

Our online events are a great opportunity to find out who we are and what we do

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    Designing a feminist Alexa. UAL Creative Computing Institute.

    Research

    We're inviting researchers and research students to join our interdisciplinary community - exploring computing and creative practice.

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    Public programme and events

    See how you can get involved and discover our annual public programme of events.

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    UAL Creative Computing Institute

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    About us

    Learn a bit more about who we are and the facilities we have to offer.

Courses

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    Students in the breakout space at the UAL Creative Computing Institute.

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    BSc Creative Computing

    Learn to code, build apps, craft digital experiences, explore machine intelligence and more.

  • MSc Seminar
    MSc seminar class at the UAL Creative Computing Institute.

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    MSc Creative Computing

    Extend your coding skills and areas such as machine intelligence, advanced visualisation, physical computing and more.

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    UAL year in creative computing diploma students.

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    Year in Creative Computing

    Are you a current UAL undergraduate? Find out how you can add a UAL Diploma in Creative Computing to your UAL degree.

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    Designing a Feminist Alexa - UAL Creative Computing Institute.

    Credit: Photography: Guillaume Querard
    Short courses  

    Check out our brilliant short courses - you could learn anything from creative coding to data science and digital design.

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    CCI Research staff talk at the UAL Creative Computing Institute.

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    MSc Data Science and AI for the Creative Industries

    A conversion masters for arts and humanities graduates to STEM, learn computer and data science skills and functional approaches to AI with industry partners.

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    Electronics prototyping at the UAL Creative Computing Institute

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    Masters of Research MRes Creative Computing

    Gain a material understanding of computational technologies in the context of creative computing research.

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    Students watching Keynote at the CCI

    MA Internet Equalities

    Explore how power relations and structures of oppression are organised, embedded and perpetuated by internet technologies.

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    Students at the UAL Creative Computing Institute.

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    Graduate Diploma Creative Computing

    Enhance your creative skillset with this packed year of creative computing skills for arts graduates from all creative disciplines.

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CCI staff

Contact us

General enquiries: cci@arts.ac.uk

Research: m.grierson@arts.ac.uk

Partnerships: b.stopher@arts.ac.uk