ExpoTees 2016 - Teesside University

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ExpoTees 2016

Showcasing the next generation of digital expertise School of Computing


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Contents Animation & Visual Effects BA (Hons) Computer Animation and Visual Effects



BA (Hons) Computer Animation and Visual Effects (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons) Computer Character Animation

Friends of ExpoTees I am delighted that ExpoTees 2016 is our 11th annual exhibition of students’ work from Teesside University’s School of Computing. Once again we are proud to showcase some truly excellent work with a wide selection of projects from our final-year students. Project topic areas this year range from advanced software engineering and programming to computer games, music, media and computer animations. ExpoTees is scheduled to run over two days, with computer science and digital media subjects on day one, and games and animation on day two. We also include some of the research work undertaken by our postgraduate computing students. I am sure that you will agree that this brochure is evidence of the outstanding world-leading work that our students produce – an exemplar to universities worldwide. It is a great credit to our students, and the staff who have taught, enthused and supported them during their studies, that our graduates enter employment with many world-leading organisations. I hope that you enjoy your time at our exhibition. Do use it as an opportunity to meet our students, and find out more about their wonderful achievements.

ExpoTees has grown in size and reputation over the last 11 years, with many visitors returning year on year. We are delighted to welcome our event partners Accenture, Amplience and Sky Betting & Gaming.

We are very proud of our growing community of supporters, and we’d like you to join our LinkedIn ExpoTees group where you can meet academics, exhibitors past and present, and all the supporters who have worked to make ExpoTees such a success over the past decade.




BA (Hons) Computer Games Animation


BA (Hons) Computer Games Animation (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons) Computer Games Art

BA (Hons) Computer Games Art (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons) Computer Games Design



BSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming


Digital Media & Web BA (Hons) Web and Multimedia



Computer Science BSc (Hons) Computer Science BSc (Hons) Computing

Masters Dean, School of Computing






BSc (Hons) Information and Communication Technologies

Dr Simon Stobart






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What is ExpoTees 2016 ExpoTees began back in 2005 as a small showcase event for students to demonstrate their final year projects. Starting from such humble beginnings the event has grown enormously over the years, however, the principle remains the same – to provide an opportunity for students to showcase their work and celebrate their achievements here at the School of Computing.

Our students carry out an in-depth exploration of a chosen subject and demonstrate their ability to research, analyse, synthesise and creatively apply what they have studied. Their project is in an area where they have gained an interest, either through a work placement or through their studies. Some students undertake projects with external clients that require project management to industry standard.

This is the 11th year of ExpoTees, the region’s leading digital recruitment expo, and it offers you an opportunity to meet, chat to and maybe even recruit bright new talent for your organisation