STIMU


BSc (Hons) Computing and Data Science -Level 6

BSc (Hons) Computing and Data Science -Level 6 in Myanmar

The course will provide you with academic and technical skills to analyse, interpret and make sense of the huge amount of ubiquitous data created daily. It will enable you to meet the demands of tomorrow’s information society.


  • - Learn how large amounts of distributed, diverse and linked data is relevant to all companies and organisations, whatever their size


  • - Study data management, infrastructures, search and mining, presentation and visualisation, security and privacy


  • - Develop your collaborative and communication skills as you work in lively, enthusiastic groups


  • - Gain a critical understanding of the phenomenon of large-scale data repositories


  • - Explore career opportunities with our many domestic and international industry contacts


  • - Challenge yourself with practical projects that provide the opportunity to use your newly acquired knowledge


  • - Benefit from the teaching expertise of research staff on a course that meets the needs of both academia and industry

You are assessed in a variety of ways. The majority of units are assessed through coursework, group and individual projects, portfolios, essays, presentations or exams. Presentations are usually given and assessed in the context of a group seminar. You will also produce software artefacts in the area of your specialism. Constant feedback and advice from a supervisory or unit team will be provided to support you in your work.


At level 6 you will be required to demonstrate independent thinking and initiative. This may be in the form of analysing and criticising current approaches and theory in the fields of data presentation and retrieval. In all cases, you will be expected to show an awareness of the major theories and practices of the discipline. You will progress from well-defined briefs to more open-ended and challenging assessments, which culminate in your major project – the honours project – where you will be given freedom to choose your area of work.


 Benefit from the teaching expertise of research staff on a course that meets the needs of both academia and industry

  • Completion of the Diploma in Computing and Data Science Level 4 and Advanced Diploma in Computing and Data Science Level 5 (equivalent to HND) of the STIMU programme will allow entry onto the Level 6 award.

  • Holders of other Level 5 awards in a relevant disciplines will be considered for entry to Level 6

  • Applicants with relevant work experience may be considered on a case-by-case basis for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

  • IELTS (5.5 overall, 5 individual) or equivalent qualifications

 

Units

Unit Code

Level

Credits

Unit Name

Core or option

CIS013-3

6

30

Research Methodologies and Emerging Technologies

Core

CIS032-3

6

30

Data Engineering, Presentation and Retrieval

Core

CIS015-3

6

30

Social and Professional Project Management

Core

CIS017-3

6

30

Undergraduate Individual Project

Core

Duration – 1 year

 

course

Address : Yangon
Building 10, MICT Park,
Hlaing Township, Yangon.

Address : Mandalay
No(3-F), Block No(Ma-23),
Between (65th & 66th),
Between (65A & 65B),
Theikpan (101) Road (South),
Chan Mya Thazi Township, Mandalay