Postgraduate
Programme Code:
09MCSC
Duration:
1.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time, Part Time
Accreditation:
NQF Level 8, Credits 120

Bachelor of Computer Science Honours

Course Overview

Communication Networks, Software Development, Mobile Development, Information Security, Digital Forensics

Admissions Requirements

A Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or equivalent qualification at NQF Level 7

Career Opportunities

Supervisory / Middle Management and applied research positions in the computing industry, academia and the public sector.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisites

PLUS one of the following Strands depending on Specialisation:

COMMUNICATION NETWORKS STRAND: (Register ALL courses from the strand selected)

BBN810S

Broadband Networks

None

MNA810S

Mobile Networks and Architectures

None

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT STRAND: (Register All the courses from the strand elected)

ASD810S

Advanced Software Development

None

MOBILE DEVELOPMENT STRAND: (Register All the courses from the strand elected)

MAD811S

Mobile Applications Development

None

MNA810S

Mobile Networks and Architectures

None

INFORMATION SECURITY STRAND: (Register All the courses from the strand elected)

PTS811S

Practical Network Security

None

APC811S

Applied Cryptography

None

ISM811S

Information Security Management and Assurance

None

DIGITAL FORENSICS STRAND: (Register All the courses from the strand elected)

PTS811S

Practical Network Security

None

DFM811S

Digital Forensics Management

None

APC811S

Applied Cryptography

None

Semester 2

MTH820S

Mini-thesis

Research Methodology

PLUS one of the following Strand Elective courses for Specialisation in Communication Networks
(Choose only one course from the selected strand)

WDS820S

Wireless Data Networks and System

None

SON820S

Simulation of Networks

None

PLUS one of the following Strand Elective courses for Specialisation in Software Development
(Choose only one course from the selected strand)

MAD811S

Mobile Applications Development

None

PLUS one of the following Strand Elective courses for Specialisation in Mobile Development
(Choose only one course from the selected strand)

IDE820S

Interaction Design & Evaluation

None

MPD820S

Mobile Platforms and Development Environments

None

 

 

PLUS one of the following Strand Elective courses for Specialisation in Information Security
(Choose only one course from the selected strand)

CIT821S

Critical Infrastructure Protection

None

DSD821S

Database Security and Data Protection

None

PLUS one of the following Strand Elective Courses for Specialisation in Digital Forensics
(Choose only one course from the selected strand)

CMF821S

Computer and Multimedia Forensics

None

MBF821S

Mobile Forensics

None

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