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BSc (Hons) Information Systems Sciences - Programme Structure


Programme Structure

(For a detailed description of the individual courses, click here)

 

First Year

 

Semester 1

 

  Semester 2

 

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

SICS 1573 Principles of Programming

3

SICS 1523 Object Oriented Programming           

3

SOGE 1573 Studies in African Development I

3

SICS 1543 Digital Computer Fundamental

3

SICS 1533 Foundation of Computer Science

3

SIIS 2553 Database Systems I

3

SOED 1533 Introduction to Academic Writing

3

SOGE1583 Logic & Reasoning

3

LAFR 1513 French Language I

3

SICS 1632 Intro to Computer Hardware

2

SIMS 1572  Algebra

2

SIIS1523 Basic Electronics

3

 

17

 

17

 

 

 

Second Year

 

Semester 1

 

Semester 2

 

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

SIIS2573 Application Programming with C# I

3

SIIS2583 Application Programming with C# II

3

SIIS2513  Internet Programming I

3

SICS2643 Comp. Archit. & Microprocessor                                                                

3

SIIS2533 Networking Fundamentals

3

SIIS2543 Internet Programming II

3

SIIS2563 Database Systems II

3

 

 

 SICS2583 Operating Systems

3

SICS3643 Pervasive Software Eng.

3

SIIS1513 Introductory Statistics

2

SIIS3553 Network Administration

3

SOMA1533 Introduction to Management

3

SICS3653 E-commerce Technology

3

 

20

 

18

 

 

 

Third Year

 

Semester 1

 

Semester 2

 

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

SICS3513 Human Computer Interactions

3

SICS3523 Project Management for IS

3

 

 

SIEC3573 Modeling in Spreadsheet

3

SIIS3711 Legal & Ethical Issues in IS

1

SIIS4523 Knowledge Management

3

SIIS3533 Telecom Systems

3

SIIS3513 Strategic Disposition to Information Management.

3

SOEC3573 Research Methods

3

SIIS3563 Object Oriented Analysis & Design

3

SICS 2513 Mobile Application Development

3

SIIS 3682 Technical Report Writing

2

SICS4583 Multimedia Systems & Web  Engineering                                                                                

3

 

 

SIEN3043 Geographical Information System I

3

SIEN3053Geographical Information System II

3

SIIS 3731 Office Applications Lab (Free Elective)

1

 

 

 

20

 

20

 

 

 

Electives: SIEC 3563 Strategies for e-Business; SOBF 4553 Electronic Banking; SOMA 2513 Principles of Marketing; ; SICS 3573 System Programming Using UNIX & LINUX; SIIS  3733 Information Systems Management; SIIS 3573 Design of IT; SIIS 3663 Design and Build Project; SIIS 3643 Three-dimension Modeling and Animation; SIIS  3593/3623 Architecture and Construction I/II; SIIS 3633 Management of Technology; SIIS 3713 Topics in IT; SICS 3623 Cyber Law; SIIS 3613 Computer Aided Drafting & Design,            

 

                                   

 

Fourth Year

 

Semester 1

 

Semester 2

 

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

Course ID and Name

Credit Hours

SICS4513 Artificial Intelligence & Expert Systems

3

SICS4523 Computer Simulation & Modeling

3

SICS4673 Management Information Systems

3

SICS4823 Computer Forensics

3

SIIS4503 IS Dissertation/ Project I

3

SIIS4543 Safety

3

SICS4693 Computer Security

3

SIIS4603 IS Dissertation/ Project II

3

SICS 4733 Cloud Computing Fundamentals

3

GSGR4500 Development of Business Portfolio

0

SOGE 4553 Studies in African Development II

 

3

SOMA3513 Entrepreneurship & Innovation

3

 

18

 

15

 

Minimum credit hours required for the degree: 145

 

 BSc (Hons) Information Systems Sciences - Description of Individual Courses