- PROGRAMME AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
- ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
- DURATION OF STUDY
- CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
- PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
Graduates of this programme should be able to:
i. Analyse and develop current and relevant applications for use by small and large organisations drawing from their solid ICTs theory and practice.
ii. Integrate the knowledge and skills to be innovative in developing new software applications for new business application areas.
iii. Keep up to date with trends regionally and international but remaining relevant to ICT needs in a quest to find solutions that apply in business computing.
iv. Explain and adapt appropriate ICT to support business processes and decision making to help an organisation achieve its objectives.
- For entry into the Programme, students must have passed 5 subjects at Ordinary Level (or its equivalent) including English and Mathematics with at least a C grade.
- Apart from five (5) subjects at Ordinary Level a student must have passed at least two subjects at the Advanced Level. ‘A’ Level Sciences will be an added advantage. OR
- A student may be exempted from Part I if they possess a relevant HND. OR
- Students with a relevant National Diploma (ND) may apply for entry into the Programme.
- Mature Entry - Persons who are at least 25 years of age on the first day of the academic year in which admission is sought and who are not eligible for entry under either the Normal or Special Entry Regulations may apply for Mature Entry provided that they have passed at least five ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics and must have demonstrated potential suitability for University studies by virtue of their attainments and/or relevant work experience.
- As part of the entry requirements into this programme, a laptop is a requirement.
4 Years Conventional
There are many opportunities for graduates in ICTs which may include among many titles the following: Business analyst, Network manager, Support specialist, Systems architect, Data warehouse architect, Data mining specialist, Enterprise systems application developer, software developer, Information Systems Manager, Entrepreneur in diverse ICTs service provision and Software development.
- Mathematical Foundations for Computing
- Principles of Economics
- Principles of Business Management
- Introduction to IT and Information Literacy
- Business Communication
- Computer Networks and Data Communications
- Data Structures and Algorithms
- Programming with C# and .Net
- Logic Design and Switching Circuits
- Business law
- Peace and Leadership Studies
- Business Analysis and Process Modelling
- Database Design and Data Management
- Operating Systems
- Production and Operations Management
- Introduction to Programming
- Artificial Intelligence
- Cloud Computing
- Business Research methods
Work related learning
- IT Security Management
- Information Systems Management
- Information System Auditing
- Mobile Application Development
- Change Management
- Information Systems Strategy
- Information Systems and Ethics
- Big Data Analytics
- Accounting Information Systems
- Research project