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Computer Studies, Diploma

2 Years, min 126 ECTS

 

Accredited Programme

Aim of the Programme

The Programme aims to produce high quality professionals with strong technical qualifications for successful employment in the Computing Industry. It provides Students with the fundamental theoretical and technical/practical skills to help them obtain professional positions in the field. Among others, Students will obtain specialized knowledge and qualifications on the architecture and function of computers, as well as building and troubleshooting computer networks in home and small businesses.

Furthermore, they will gain knowledge on issues related to operating systems, database management systems and programming. Students will be able to obtain 5 professional qualifications: 2 from CISCO Networking Academy and 3 from Microsoft Technology Association.

 Intended learning outcomes

  • Troubleshooting computer and network devices.
  • Operating Linux and Windows OS.
  • Making use of programming languages (C++, C#, Java)
  • Managing and programming of any Switch and Router device.

 Language of instruction: English. 

Evidence of knowledge of English

Candidates whose native language is not English will be required to produce evidence of proficiency in written and spoken English, such as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT) with a score of 46-59, the IELTS with a minimum score of 5.5,  the GCE O.L or I.G.C.S.E in English language with a passing grade of at least “C”, or any other equivalent internationally recognized examination. 

Foundation Year

In case evidence of any of the aforementioned qualifications is not provided, the candidate will be expected to pass the College’s English Language Test, (CELT).  The College is using the internationally recognized Oxford placement test. If candidates do not succeed in this test they will be classified according to their score in one of the levels of Intensive English Courses, as indicated below, and they will be automatically registered in the Foundation Programme. This can only occur if Students satisfy all other admission requirements.

Foundation Programme:
Level 1 
Level 2
Level 3
  

 

 

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

min 36 ECTS
COMPULSORY SUBJECTS   ECTS
BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS BUS 102 6
COLLEGE ALGEBRA MAT 101 6
BUSINESS STATISTICS I STA 101 6
ICT I CSC 101 6
OPTIONAL SUBJECTS   ECTS
ICT II CSC 102 6
ACCOUNTING I ACC 101 6
MICROECONOMICS ECO 101 6
PUBLIC RELATIONS MKT 120 6
CULTURAL HISTORY LIB 107 6
CYPRIOT STUDIES LIB 105 6

COMPUTER CORE REQUIREMENTS

min 84 ECTS
COMPULSORY SUBJECTS   ECTS
CALCULUS I MAT 111 6
CALCULUS II MAT 121 6
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS CSC 110 6
STRUCTURED PROGRAMMING I CSC 111 6
STRUCTURED PROGRAMMING II CSC 121 6
SYSTEMS ANALYSIS & DESIGN I CSC 123 6
DATA STRUCTURES I CSC 211 6
OPERATING SYSTEMS CSC 217 6
VISUAL PROGRAMMING CSC 216 6
COMPUTER NETWORKS & DATA COMMUNICATION CSC 213 6
DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS CSC 218 6
OPTIONAL SUBJECTS   ECTS
COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE CSC 122 6
COMPUTER GRAPHICS CSC 223 6
MULTIMEDIA CSC 224 6
SYSTEMS ANALYSIS & DESIGN II CSC 225 6
OBJECT ORIENTED PROGRAMMING CSC 226 6

FREE ELECTIVE/ LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

min 6 ECTS

 

Name Qualifications FT / PT
     
Dr Kyriacos Poyias PhD Formal Analysis and Design of
Software and Distributed Systems
MSc in Advanced Distributed Systems
BSc in Computer Science
FT
     
Dr George Dekoulis PhD in Reconfigurable Computing & Communications Systems
BEng (Hons) Communications Engineering
PT
     
Dr Kosmas Pipyros Postdoctoral Researcher, Depart. of Law, University of Cyprus
PhD in Information Systems Security
MSc in Information Systems Security
LLB in Law 
PT
     
Dr Georgios Afxentiou Doctorate in Business Administration
MBA in Global Management
BA in Graphic/Web Design
FT
     
Dr Ifigenia Efthymiou Postdoctoral Researcher
Doctoral Thesis on the domain of"Design and Analysis of Experiments"
Master’s Degree "Statistics and Data Analysis
BSc Department of Statistics and Actuarial – Financial Mathematics
PT
     
Dora Konstantinou PhD Candidate
MA in Educational Leadership and Management
BSc in Computer Science
FT
     
Georgios Potamos PhD Candidate 
MSc Computer Science 
Hellenic Naval Academy 
PT
     
Theodoros Christophides MSc Telecommunications & Computer Networks Engineering
BEng Telecommunications & Computer Networks Engineering
 PT
     
Angela Neokleous MA in Education
BA in Philosophy, Education and Psychology
FT
     
Konstantinos Papathomas Diplom Ingenieur Architekt
Diploma in English Language, Literature & Comparative Literature
FT
     
Petros Papayiannis Bachelor of Computer Science & Engineering PT
     
Henry Lara BA Applied Linguistics FT

 

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