Core Major in Information Technology and Systems (CM0018.1)
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The core major Information Technology and Systems (ITS) provides students with the essential core knowledge and skills in the field of information and communication technology (ICT). Through this major, students will be armed with a solid foundation of a good understanding of the ICT profession including professional ethics, professional expectations, team work skills, communication skills, societal issues, legal issues, and privacy issues etc. Students will also be able to demonstrate the synthesis of knowledge and skills acquired throughout their coursework study to formulate and implement ICT solutions by taking into consideration professional practice, code of ethics, and professional standards of the industry under the context of social and economic constraints, legal and ethical issues, risk and benefit balance, technology availability and stakeholders' acceptance etc.
Core majors are only available to students in the course for which the major is required.
- Bachelor of Information Technology (322AA.8)
- Bachelor of Software Engineering (560AA.7)
- Bachelor of Business Informatics (706AA.8)
- Bachelor of Software Engineering/Bachelor of Business Informatics (838AA.4)
- Bachelor of Information and Mainframe Technology (ITB001.1)
- Bachelor of Engineering Technology (ITB101.1)
- Bachelor of Commerce/ Bachelor of Information Technology (MGIT01.2)
- Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Information Technology (MGIT02.2)
- Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Business Informatics (MGIT03.2)
Student Notes - Must note the following
- 1. Students in the BIMT, BIT, BSE or BET courses should choose 11485 Introduction to Network Engineering.
- 2. Students in the BBI course should choose 6348 Information Systems in Organisations.
- 3. Students in the BSE/BBI combined course should do both 11485 Intro to Network Engineering AND 6348 Info Systems in Organisations. The extra cps will count towards the chosen Specialist Major.