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Tuition Fees:$1,458 /year
Applications Begin:May 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Computing Science
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:Faculty of Computing and Information Systems
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: September 2020
Programme Overview

The course provides a focused education for specific destinations in the computing industry. Graduates of the course will be software engineers with specialized skills particularly suited to the identified industries.  Graduates awarded with good grades will be equipped to engage in research to take up higher degree study.

The skills are also applicable to a wider range of industries and end destinations.Graduates holding the BSc award will have a clearly targeted and developed set of skills in software engineering. The course covers traditional areas of software engineering such as programming, database systems, software quality and process management, theoretical aspects of computer science, networking and systems architecture as well as taking in the latest developments and progress that has been made in the field.

The skills base of the course generally resides within the body of knowledge defined by the QAA Computing benchmark statement. As well as the technical focus, the course contains the content that prepares students in the social, ethical, legal and professional aspects of a cooperative human environment such as the workplace.

Why study a Coventry University degree?
– Gain an internationally recognised degree validated and awarded by a Top 15 UK University (Guardian University Guide 2020)
– Coventry is rated 5 stars in the QS Ratings System, QS states that a 5 star university is “generally world class in a broad range of areas, enjoys a high reputation and has cutting edge facilities and internationally renowned research and teaching faculty
– Coventry earned the title ‘University of the Year for Student Experience’ in the 2019 Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide; the guide describes it as “one of the most innovative modern universities, bold with its vision of what the 21st century student experience should be”.

Curriculum

Course Modules
– Logic And Sets
– Computer Architecture And Networks
– Introduction To Computing
– Designing Usability 1
– Enterprise Information Systems
– Computer Security
– Programming, Algorithms And Data Structures
– Database Management And Application
– Programming, Algorithms and Data Structures
– Developing The Modern Web
– Designing Usability 2
– Real World Project
– Operating Systems, Security And Networks
– Web Api
– Hi Tech Entrepreneurship

Admission Requirements

1. WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS
Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSCE) and WASSCE holders: Passes in three (3) core subjects with an aggregate including English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science, or Social Studies plus three (3) passes in Elective Mathematics and any other two elective subjects in the relevant areas of study.

2. GCE
General Certificate of Education (GCE) holders: Five (5) credit passes at GCE Ordinary Level including English and Mathematics. Passes at the GCE Advanced Level in three (3) subjects with grade D or better in the relevant field of study.

4. INTERNATIONAL BACCALAURETTE
Other Qualifications: International Baccalaureate (IB), IGCSE, GCSE, the American Grades 12 and 13 examinations, etc. which are equivalent to the SSSCE and GCE.

5. MATURE APPLICANTS
Mature Students: Mature applicants must be 25 years and above at the time of submitting the application, be in gainful employment and pass an entrance examination and interview.

6. TOP-UP
‘Top Up’ Applicants: Higher National Diploma (HND) from a recognized polytechnic with at least 2nd Class Lower Division and holders of verifiable diplomas from accredited tertiary institutions. This will be assessed on individual basis.

7. INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
International Students: International students may be considered for admission if they hold qualifications equivalent to those stated above and demonstrate a competence to study using the English Language. In addition to the above entry qualification, the applicant shall be required to produce two letters of recommendation from his/her high school.

8. OTHER QUALIFICATION
Other Qualifications: International Baccalaureate (IB), IGCSE, GCSE, the American Grades 12 and 13 examinations, etc. which are equivalent to the SSSCE and GCE.
Holders of verifiable qualifications in courses of approved content in relevant field of study from recognized institutions. This is assessed on individual basis.

Application Process
Application Fees for Ghanaian Students: $26
Application Fees for International Students: $26

Offline Application Procedure
Application forms for admission could be obtained at the GTUC Information Centre, Tesano – Accra, the Kumasi Campus near Ahodwo roundabout, Koforidua Campus Charley Junction, Ho Learning Centre, Vodafone Regional Head Office, Takoradi Learning Centre, Vodafone Regional Office  and at the website www.gtuc.edu.gh here.

Applicants should please note that application submitted will not be processed until the cost of application form of GH¢150.00 is settled with banker’s draft from any bank.

Completed application forms with certified copies of Certificates / result slips should be submitted to the admissions offices before the closing date.

Online Application Procedure
– Purchase a voucher nationwide at Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) at GH120.00  through the SMART _  PAY platformVisit GTUC website: www.gtuc.edu.gh and click on online application
– Enter the Serial Number and Pin on the voucher
– Complete application form, scan and attach your passport sized photograph and relevant documents
– Print a copy of the completed form and submit to GTUC Admissions Office

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Software Developer
– Database Administrator
– Computer Hardware Engineer
– Computer Systems Analyst
– Computer Network Architect
– Web Developer
– Information Security Analyst
– Computer and Information Research Scientists

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Tuition Fees for Ghanaian Students: $1,458
Tuition Fees for International Students: $2,406

Tuition Fees per year for Ghanaian Students = GH¢8,400
Tuition Fees per year for International Students = GH¢13,858

Note:
– Fresh students are required to pay full semester fees before or during registration
– Continuing students are required to pay at least 60% of their fees on or before the day of registration. Failure to pay the required 60% percent by the end of second week after the beginning of the semester in question will attract a penalty of GH¢200.00.

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