About the courseThis course brings together the knowledge and skills that are essential for professional IT careers along with subjects in interactive visualisation, games, big data and data mining, interactive 2D/3D graphics and web technologies, mobile technologies, programming and design thinking, and programming.Bachelor of Information Technology graduates will be able to:Demonstrate essential knowledge for a career in technology related professions and practice;Synthesize industry standard and underlying principles and concepts for decision making;Critically evaluate data and resources in the context or relevant academic literature;Apply critical thinking to address IT related issues;Demonstrate the ability to work collaborativelyThis course is accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). Graduates are eligible to apply to join the ACS.As an IT student, you will be entitled to memberships with two professional bodies: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Singapore Computer Society (SCS).Career Outcomes:Graduates will have the expertise to pursue exciting careers as project manager, network administrator and designer, system analyst, software developer, application developer, IT researcher, IT manager, system administrator, multimedia developer, game designer/tester/reviewer, simulation designer, enterprise architect, consultant, story boarder, web designer, and mobile app developer.Course Structure3 trimesters per year (normally 4 subjects per trimester)Study ProgramThis course is composed of 24 subjects including core subjects and elective as per the study plan.Core SubjectsFundamentals of Problem Solving and Programming IInternet FundamentalsDesign ThinkingPreparatory MathematicsWeb Design and DevelopmentInformation Processing and VisualisationDatabase ModellingCollective Intelligence and EntrepreneurshipProgramming IIProgramming IIINetwork SecurityDesign Thinking and Creative IT Industriese-Strategic ManagementContent Management Syste
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AboutFounded in April 2003, JCU Singapore awards degrees and certification on behalf of JCU Australia. This university was established as an international campus of the JCU Australia, and it completely follows the academic curriculum of its parent university. The university has an Inter-Campus Mobility Programme, which allows students studying on the Singapore campus to pay the tuition fee in their domestic currency. This university has earned one of the highest levels of quality assurance in the country called The Edutrust Star. In addition to this, it is the first organization to receive this award. JCU Singapore has also received the honorable SQC STAR.
In the year 2018, the student enrolment of the university comprised 85% undergraduates and 15% of graduates. The student demographics had 37% of international students coming from different parts across the world. In addition to this, 97% of the students secured lucrative employment offers in less than a period of 6 months. In the same year, 57% of the students graduate from the psychology major offered by this university.
JCU Singapore is home to many notable alumni who have built great careers for themselves. This university has an alumni association, which makes efforts to stay connected with the alumni of this university. This association often organizes meaningful events and activities to maintain contacts and increase their involvement in the university. The Alumni engagement office of the university also sends out newsletters to the members to update them about the new developments. Alumni can avail of the benefits of free career counseling for up to one year of graduation. On November 2018, JCU Singapore organized an Alumni Night, to reconnect with the alumni.
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149 Sims Drive, Singapore 387380.Open in maps See all courses at this campus
Based on Sim Drive, the JCU Singapore campus is near to the newly built National Stadium and offers many student-friendly amenities. The university campus shifted to its current location due to the increase in student enrolment. In addition to this, the campus is easily accessible and is surrounded by a myriad of cafes and restaurants. Some of the facilities offered on this campus are book facilities, sports and recreation facilities, cafeteria and nursing room.