BSc. (Hons) Computing and Information Systems Programme
In order to obtain the BSc. Computing and Information Systems (Honours) degree, five (5) optional courses must be completed together with two (2) core courses for a combined total of 120 credits.
ABE Advanced Diploma in BIS. NOTE: *ONLY students of SBCS doing ABE BIS Adv Dip will be allowed to begin tuition for the BSc while waiting on results for a maximum of two (2) subjects
IMIS Higher Diploma or IDPM Higher Diploma
Associate Degree or HND in Computer Science from NIHERST
ACP Advanced Diploma (credit average)
NCC Advanced Diploma
ROYTEC's Associate Degree in ISM
EDEXCEL BTEC HND in Computing (General)
UTT Diploma in Computing
EDEXCEL BTEC HND in Computing and Systems Developement
Aims and Objectives
Demonstrate a sound understanding of the main areas of the body of knowledge within their programme of study, with an ability to exercise critical judgment across a range of issues;
- Critically analyse and apply a range of concepts, principles and practice of the subject in an appropriate manner in the context of loosely defined scenarios, showing effecive judgement in the selection and use of tools and techniques;
- Produce work involving problem identification, the analysis, the design and development of a system, with accompanying documentation. The work will show problem solving and evaluation skills, draw upon supporting evidence and demonstrate good understanding of the need for quality.
- Demonstrate transferable skills with an ability to show organised work as an individual and as a team member and with minimum guidance;
- Apply appropriate practices within a professional and ethical framework and identify mechanisms for continuing professional development and life long learning;
- Explain a wide range of applications based upon the body of knowledge.
Government Assistance for Tuition Expenses (GATE)
Note: in order for nationals to apply for GATE, you must bring one of the following along with 2 photocopies:
- Original birth certificate
- National ID
Duration Of Programme
This qualification can be earned within twelve (12) months on a full time and part-time basis.
An additional six (6) months tuition is provided for those students who wish to complete the programme in eighteen (18) months.
The deadline to register for this programme is Thursday 19th December, 2013.
You must provide evidence of your entry qualifications by presenting:
- Original documents, your completed original transcripts and completion letter along with three (3) photocopies.
- Either original birth certificate, national ID or passport (2 photocopies)
- Detailed resume and or job description.
In cases where student transcripts are used for registration with SBCS, you must request an original transcript from the relevant examination body. Please forward to:
Senior Course Administrator
School of Business and Computer Science Ltd
53-54 Sagan Drive
Trinidad, West Indies
Textbooks for this programme are compulsory.
Career opportunities exist in many computing areas such as:
- IT support and consultancy
- Internet and e-commerce applications
- Graduates can expect to work as independent consultants or in teams with other computer professionals to build and support modern computing systems.
- Semester 1 - January - June 2014
- Semester 2 - July - December 2014
- Semester 3 - January - June 2015
|Semester Start||Semester End||Days||Times||Registration Deadline
|January 2014||June 2014||Mondays - Saturdays||Full Time: Weekdays (9am - 4pm)
Part Time: Average of 3 days per week (combination of afternoons (5:30pm - 8:30 pm) and Saturdays)
|Thursday 19th December 2013||OPEN|
Kindly email firstname.lastname@example.org to contact and member of Team IT:
- Micaiah Wilson - Senior Course Administrator
- Stephen Solozano - Course Administrator 1
- Keston Chandler - Assistant Course Administrator