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Bachelor of Science (Computing) Information Technology

Information technologists, computer scientists, software engineers, programmers and other computing professionals are experts on how technology works, and how computing can address even the most complicated and intricate problems.

This course can provide you with the skills and knowledge you need for a successful career in the rapidly evolving information and communications technology industry. In your first year, you will develop your programming skills and study the fundamental theoretical knowledge of computing.

Recognized by the University Grants Commission

Member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities

Member of the International Association of Universities (IAU)

Accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS

Study method


Study mode



October 2018


3 years

Topics covered will include C++, Java, Linux and object oriented programming.You will learn the technological and applied aspects of computing, with less emphasis on theory. You will study system programming, software design and engineering, networking(including the internet and the web), artificial intelligence for decision support, and graphics.

Entry Criteria

Eligibility for the program are as follows:

  • GCE Advance Level (Local) - 3 passes in one and the same sitting in any subject stream.
  • GCE Advance Level (Edexcel / Cambridge) - 3 passes in one and the same sitting in any combination of subjects, to meet a minimum of 5 points in the Score Conversion for GCE A-Level Edexcel / Cambridge (please refer page 06).
  • A pass in the Aptitude Test conducted by SLIIT.

Students may also apply with pending Advance Level Results.

Career Opportunities

This course can help you become a:

  • Games Developer
  • Information Technology Administrator
  • Analyst (Information Technology)
  • Programmer (Information Technology)
  • Information Technology Support Technician

Professional Recognition

Australian Computer Society

Code Module Credit
Semester 1
IT1040 Communication Skills 03
IT1010 Introduction to Programming 04
IT1030 Mathematics for Computing 04
IT1020 Introduction to Computer Systems 04
IT1080 English for Academic Purposes 03
Semester 2
IT1060 Software Process Modeling 03
IT1060 Probability and Statistics 03
IT1050 Object Oriented Concepts 02
IT1100 Internet and Web Technologies 04
IT1090 Information Systems and Data Modeling 04
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
IT2060 Operating Systems and System Administration 04
IT2020 Software Engineering 04
IT2030 Object Oriented Programming 04
IT2040 Database Management Systems 04
IT2050 Computer Networks 04
Semester 2
IT2010 Mobile Application Development 04
IT2070 Data Structures and Algorithms 04
IT2080 IT Project 04
IT2090 Professional Skills 02
IT2100 Employability Skills Development –Seminar
Code Module
Semester 1
COMP2006 Operating Systems
ICTE3002 Human Computer Interface
ISAD3000 Capstone Computing Project 1
COMP3008 Distributed Computing
Semester 2
CMPE3004 Network Engineering
COMP2005 Computing Topics
ISAD3001 Capstone Computing Project 2
CNCO3002 Advanced Computer Communications

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