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We're Hiring - Sessional Lecturers

The Department of Computer Science is seeking applications for Sessional Lecturers for the Fall 2019 term. CSC 230 – Introduction to Computer Architecture CSC 370 – Database Systems SENG 360 – Security Engineering Please submit your application by e-mail to by 4:30 pm, 1 July 2019. CSC 471 - Fundamentals of Computer Rendering Please submit your application by e-mail to by 4:30 pm, 15 July 2019. For more information:

Western Canadian Conference on Computing Education (WCCCE 2018)

Join us May 4 & 5, 2018 at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The 23rd WCCCE is a forum for discussing the development of computing programs and curricula, and for sharing innovative strategies and tools for teaching & learning in fields such as computer science, computer technology, information systems and information technology.

HighTechU Pilot Project

The HighTechU Pilot Project is an initiative of the UVic Department of Computer Science, developed in collaboration with members of the Greater Victoria technology and education sectors, which seeks to build our community through experiential learning opportunities for island youth. Focused on developing in-demand skills in the next generation of innovators, HighTechU is about more than just coding; it's about empowering youth to build the diverse skills they need to succeed and thrive in the growing technology industry in Victoria and beyond.