From: John Woodgate
Subject: Re: Career in computer science
Date: Sun, 27 Oct 2002 22:35:52 +0000
Organization: JMWA Electronics Consultancy
Reply-To: John Woodgate
NNTP-Posting-Date: Mon, 28 Oct 2002 06:38:35 +0000 (UTC)
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I read in sci.electronics.design that Chuck Simmons
wrote (in <3DBC49C1.F9275547@webaccess.net>)
about 'Career in computer science', on Sun, 27 Oct 2002:
>> I am currently going to North Central Texas College in Corinth, Texas,
>> for my associates of applied science in computer information and
>> technology. I am planning on pursuing a career in computer science,
>> but am unsure which avenue to take-hardware, software, or web design.
>> I love them all! Can I get some advice?
>You will get all kinds of advice but, were it I, I would do hardware.
>But I'm a hardware sort and mostly analog. Software probably gives you
>excellent career options so give that one real thought. Web design? I
>think the software option is much better because from that you can jump
>into web design easily. All things considered, concentrate on software
>and hardware in that order. If you know a lot of either and a little of
>the other, you are in pretty good shape.
I agree; if you like hardware and are good at it, study hardware.
Everyone and her dog does software and, especially, web design.
Regards, John Woodgate, OOO - Own Opinions Only. http://www.jmwa.demon.co.uk
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