Computer Science

Department/Faculty: 
Department of Mathematics and ICT Education
Why study this programme: 

Although an educational based programme, the programme makes it possible for learners to take up computer science related careers beyond the confines of the classroom. The deep understanding learners get from the training makes them better positioned professionals for jobs in computerised industries and service offering companies. The field of Information Technology (I.T) is a booming sector for private entrepreneurial ventures that learners can also venture into. Being trained in computer science puts you one step ahead of virtually all the other group of professionals, as the trend over the years have shown industry is relying more on the adoption of computer technology in its operations.
You could get jobs as:
 Information Technology teacher
 Information Technology consultant
 Networking specialist in banks and other service offering firms
 Software and programme developer
 Computer technician in industries

Admission Requirement: 

Candidates with good passes (grade C6 or better) in Core English, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies plus a pass in Elective Mathematics.
 OR
Candidates must possess GCE ‘O’ Level certificate with passes in five subjects including English Language, Mathematics and General Science. Passes at the GCE ‘A’ Level will be an advantage
 

Degree Type: 
Bachelor of Education
Modes of Study: 
Regular
Duration: 
4