Department of Computer Science
The Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computer Science Degree programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Academic Accreditation (HKCAA), which is fully recognized by the Hong Kong Government.
The Department provides students with academic and professional skills in the field of computer science with emphasis on development and research in software and hardware systems. In addition to these skills, they can enhance and consolidate their ability with practical experience by means of a year-long, supervised, computer science project in local IT companies or universities. Graduates are strongly equipped with their IT professional knowledge, to solve existing technical problems, to meet challenges, and to create new technology in the field of IT services.
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General Programme Information
|Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computer Science Degree|
|Title of Programme||Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computer Science Degree|
|Host Department||Department of Computer Science|
|Mode of Attendance||Full-time|
|Normal Duration||4 Years|
|Credits Required for Graduation||135 Credits|
This programme provides students with advanced theoretical and practical computer science knowledge and skills, enabling them to develop sophisticated computer systems for the IT environment of the commercial and industrial sectors.
Our students should also possess a strong sense of social commitment, global vision and independent self-learning ability.
Our students are equipped with the ability to develop their personal and professional prospects, keeping in pace with the rapid progress of the technology in computer science.
The programme also prepares the students to pursue further postgraduate education and research.
The objectives of the programme are to provide students with knowledge of major disciplines in Computer Science. In particular, students are equipped with:
Thorough knowledge of general fundamental science
Language proficiency, interpersonal communication skill, strong sense of social commitment and professional ethics, independent ability and organization of thought to solve and analyse abstract and complex problems
Ability to develop sophisticated computer systems based on a thorough knowledge of database design, software engineering, Internet systems, network and communication technologies and computer architectures.
Thorough knowledge of areas related to the advanced computer science technology such as E-commerce, computer and network security, data warehousing, data mining, multimedia systems, distributed systems and intelligent computing.
|The programme is well designed with a balanced curriculum by grouping subjects into broad learning areas that facilitate all-round development of students, especially in creativity, critical thinking, independent learning and inter-personal communication. We expect our graduates to have a broad spectrum of knowledge and balanced development in the domains of ethics, intellect, physique, social skills and aesthetics. In view of these, we provide wide coverage of liberal arts courses, such as general history of China, contemporary history of China, humanities, general psychology and international relations, for all students within the four-year duration of their studies.|
Applicants should bring in person the following documents to the General Office of the College:
1. A completed application form duly signed by the applicant;
2. One recent photo (photo size: 1 1/2 inch);
3. Hong Kong Identity Card and its photocopy;
4. School academic results and certificates, public examination results, Student Learning Profile [SLP], and their photocopies;
5. The recommendation letter from the applicant’s school (if applicable);
6. A non-refundable application fee $200.
Selected applicants will receive an interview invitation by email.
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For 2016-2017 Degree Programmes (4-years programmes)
Year 1 & Year 2: HK$ 69,000 per year (HK$ 34,500 for each installment for each academic term)
Year 3 or above: HK$ 74,000 per year (HK$ 37,000 for each installment for each academic term)
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