Your Computing and Information Technologies University Advanced Diploma teaching team

The Computing and IT teaching team have many years’ experience and they understand the pressures of balancing study around work and family commitments.

Tariq Abdullah at desk with laptop
Academic Lead Computing and IT and Research Fellow

Dr Tariq Abdullah has over 19 years of research and development experience within both industry and academia. He has worked in many roles within Higher Education, as a Lecturer, Programme Leader, Research Fellow and in his current role as Academic Lead in Computing and IT.

Senior Lecturer for Computing and Information Technology

Senior Lecturer for Computing and Information Technology, Barry Blundell, is a physicist and engineer. He is also an Accreditation Inspector for the British Computer Society (BCS), and for the British Accreditation Council (BAC).