Information Technology

B.Sc. General

Major: Six core courses (32 credits) plus 8 credits of elective courses (Levels II/III), for a total of 32 credits in Information Technology.

COURSE LISTING

MAJOR IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
 
NOTE:The Computer Science and Information Technology Programmes were completely revised starting Academic Year 2016/2017. The courses of the old programmes are expected to be phased out and replaced by Academic Year 2018/2019.
 
Core Courses
 
Level I (revised 2016/2017)
   Semester I
      COMP 1601 Computer Programming I 3 Credits
      INFO 1600 Introduction to Information Technology Concepts 3 Credits
   Semester II
      COMP 1602 Computer Programming II 3 Credits
      INFO 1601 Introduction to WWW Programming 3 Credits
 
Level I (Pre-2016/2017, for reference purposes)
   Semester I
      INFO 1500 Introduction to Information Technology Fundamentals 3 Credits
      INFO 1502 Introduction to Problem Solving 3 Credits
   Semester II
      INFO 1504 Introduction to Programming Fundamentals I 3 Credits
      INFO 1505 Introduction to Computer Systems 3 Credits
Level II/III (Continuing students, Academic Year 2016/2017)
   Semester I
      INFO 2415 Enterprise Database Systems 4 Credits
      INFO 2420 Programming Fundamentals II 4 Credits
      INFO 2500 Networking Technologies Fundamentals 4 Credits
      INFO 3400 Fundamentals of Operating Systems 4 Credits
   Semester II
      INFO 2410 Fundamental Data Structures 4 Credits
      INFO 3410 Web Systems and Technologies 4 Credits
     
 
ELECTIVES (any 8 credits must be selected from the following Information Technology courses):
Levels II/III
   Semester I
      INFO 2425 Computer Architecture 4 Credits
      INFO 2430 Business Information Systems 4 Credits
      INFO 3415 Information Assurance and Security 4 Credits
      INFO 3435 E-Commerce 4 Credits
      INFO 3440 Software Engineering 4 Credits
      INFO 3500 User Interface Design & Development 4 Credits
   Semester II
      INFO 2400 Information Systems Development 4 Credits
      INFO 2405 Discrete Mathematics 4 Credits
      INFO 3425 Professional Ethics and Law 4 Credits
      INFO 3490 Project 4 Credits
      INFO 3520 Database Administration for Professionals 4 Credits
 
 
MINOR IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (INTRODUCED ACADEMIC YEAR 2016/2017) CORE COURSES
Level I
   Semester I
      COMP 1601 Computer Programming I 3 Credits
      INFO 1600 Introduction to Information Technology Concepts 3 Credits
   Semester II
      COMP 1602 Computer Programming II 3 Credits
      INFO 1601 Introduction to WWW Programming 3 Credits
 

 

B.Sc. Information Technology (Special)

(93 CREDITS)

The Level I courses in this programme were revised and were in effect from the Academic Year 2016/2017.

COURSE LISTING

Level I (revised 2016/2017)
 
   Semester I
      COMP 1600 Introduction to Computing Concepts 3 Credits
      COMP 1601 Computer Programming I 3 Credits
      INFO 1600 Introduction to Information Technology Concepts 3 Credits
      MATH 1115 Fundamental Mathematics for the General Sciences I 3 Credits
   Semester II
      COMP 1602 Computer Programming II 3 Credits
      COMP 1603 Computer Programming III 3 Credits
      COMP 1604 Mathematics for Computing 3 Credits
      INFO 1601 Introduction to WWW Programming 3 Credits
 
Level I (Pre-2016/2017, for reference purposes)
   Semester I
     INFO 1600 Introduction to Information Technology Concepts (replaces INFO 1500 Introduction to Information Technology¬†Fundamentals) 3 Credits
     INFO 1601 Introduction to WWW Programming (replaces INFO 1501 Introduction to WWW Programming) 3 Credits
      COMP 1602 Computer Programming II (replaces INFO 1502 Introduction to Problem Solving) 3 Credits
     COMP 1604 Mathematics for Computing (replaces INFO 1503 Introduction to Mathematics for Critical Thinking) 3 Credits
   Semester II
     COMP 1601 Computer Programming I (replaces INFO 1504 Introduction to Programming Fundamentals I) 3 Credits
     COMP 1600 Introduction to Computing Concepts (replaces INFO 1505 Introduction to Computer Systems) 3 Credits
     ESST 2003 Data Management for Environmental Sciences (replaces INFO 1506 Introduction to Information and Data Management) 3 Credits
     MGMT 1001 Introduction to Management (replaces INFO 1507¬†Introduction to Business Principles) 3 Credits
 
Level II/III (Continuing students, Academic Year 2016/2017, 60 CREDITS) comprising of CORE courses (48 credits) and ELECTIVE courses (12 credits).
   Semester I
     CORE COURSES
     INFO 2415 Enterprise Database Systems 4 Credits
     INFO 2420 Programming Fundamentals II 4 Credits
     INFO 2425 Computer Architecture 4 Credits
     INFO 2430 Business Information Systems 4 Credits
     INFO 3400 Fundamentals of Operating Systems 4 Credits
     INFO 3405 Networking Technologies 4 Credits
     INFO 3415 Information Assurance and Security 4 Credits
     INFO 3440 Software Engineering 4 Credits
      ELECTIVE COURSE
     INFO 2430 Business Information Systems 4 Credits
   Semester II
      CORE COURSES
     INFO 2400 Information Systems Development 4 Credits
     INFO 2405 Discrete Mathematics 4 Credits
     INFO 2410 Fundamental Data Structures 4 Credits
     INFO 3410 Web Systems and Technologies 4 Credits
     INFO 3490¬†Project  4 Credits
      ELECTIVE COURSES
     INFO 3420 Programming Languages 4 Credits
     INFO 3435 E-Commerce 4 Credits
 
FOUNDATION COURSES (9 CREDITS)
   Semesters I & II
FOUN 1101 Caribbean Civilization 3 Credits
FOUN 1301 Law, Governance, Economy and Society 3 Credits
   Semester II
FOUN 1105: Scientific and Technical Writing 3 Credits