Curriculum Guideline

Computing Studies and Information Systems (Diploma)

Effective Date:
Program Code
DPCSTI
Discontinued
No
Program
Faculty
Commerce & Business Administration
Department
Computing Studies & Information Systems
Credential Type
Diploma
Transcript Title
Cmpt St and Info Systems Dipl
Date of First Offering
Start Term
201920
End Term
201930
Credential
Diploma in Computing Studies and Information Systems (possible specialization in Web Development)
Length of Program
Four semesters
Credits
60.00
Admissions Requirements

Applicants must meet the admission requirements listed below:

Note:

  1. In order to register for MATH 1160 you must provide proof of one of the listed grade 11 Math courses with a grade of "B" or better or equivalent.

  2. In order to register for MATH 1130 or BUSN 2429, you must provide proof of Pre-Calculus 12 or Foundations of Math 12 or Principles of Math 12 with a “C” or better or equivalent.
Curriculum Framework

Graduation Requirements:

  • Successful completion of 60 credits
  • 60% (36 credits) of all coursework must be completed at Douglas College
  • A minimum of 2.00 GPA is required

Course Requirements:  

Course Number Course Title Credits

Select one course from the following two options:

CSIS 1175

Introduction to Programming I

3.00

CMPT 1110

C++ Programming 

3.00

Select one course from the following two options:

ACCT 1110

Principles of Accounting I 

3.00

ACCT 1235

Principles of Accounting I & II

3.00

Select two courses from the following five options:

BUSN 1210

Management Essentials

3.00

ECON 1101

The Canadian Economy

3.00

ECON 1150

Principles of Microeconomics

3.00

ECON 1250

Principles of Macroeconomics

3.00

MARK 1120

Introductory Marketing

3.00

One course from the following four options:

FINC 1231

Commercial and Financial Mathematics

3.00

MATH 1130

Discrete Mathematics

3.00

MATH 1160

Introduction to Statistics

3.00

BUSN 2429

Business Statistics

3.00

Required Courses:

CMNS 1115

Practical Writing

3.00

CSIS 1275

Introduction to Programming II

3.00

CSIS 1280

Multimedia  Web Development

3.00

CSIS 2200

System Analysis and Design

3.00

CSIS 2300

Database I

3.00

CSIS 3540

OR 

CSIS 3375

OR

CSIS 4175

Client Server Systems

OR

UX Design in Mobile Applications

OR

Mobile Application Development II

3.00

CSIS 3155

Computer Network Security

3.00

CSIS 3275

Software Engineering

3.00

CSIS 3280

Web Based Scripting

3.00

CSIS 3475

Data Structures and Algorithms

3.00

CSIS 2260

Operating Systems

3.00

CSIS 2270

Virtualization and Computer Networking

3.00

CSIS 3175*

Mobile Application Development

3.00

CSIS 3300

Database II

3.00

CSIS 3380

Advanced Web Programming with JavaScript and AJAX

3.00

Total Credits

 

60.00

*Please note the prerequisite for CSIS 3175 is CSIS 1275.