BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Network Computing)

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Required results - A/L The minimum qualifications required for admission on the standard route are: A. GCE Advanced Level Sri Lankan: 3 passes or London, Cambridge or Edexcel: 3 D passes or Any combination totalling to 12 points from the following tariff scheme: GCE Advanced Level Grade (Sri Lankan/London/Cambridge/Edexcel) A B C D/S E Points 10 8 6 4 2 Or Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology Degree Foundation And B. GCE/GCSE Ordinary Level – Credit Passes (Grade 4) for English and Mathematics Or C. Equivalent qualifications The minimum qualifications required for admission on the accelerated route are: – GCE Advanced Level (Sri Lankan, London, Cambridge or Edexcel) – 3 C passes and – GCE/GCSE Ordinary Level – Credit Passes (Grade 4) for English and Mathematics You may apply pending A/L results. Applicants with additional qualifications may receive advanced entry.
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Time Duration 4 YEARS
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Locations Colombo

1st YEAR

Software Development and Application Modelling

* Introduction to object oriented programming
* Introduction to object oriented analysis & design using UML

Digital Technologies

* Elementary computing mathematics
* Elementary computer & cloud architecture & networking

Networking Concepts and Cyber Security

* Design and development of commercial network infrastructure (CCNA: Routing and Switching)
* Introduction to basic cyber security principles

Web Development and Operating Systems

* Basic website design & development using java script & HTML
* Introduction to Linux operating system & bash scripting

2nd YEAR

Commercial Computing

* Professional & study skills & research methods
* Introduction to project management using agile methods

Databases and Data Structures

* Introduction to database design & development
* Introduction to algorithms & data structures

Cyber Operations and Network Security

* Provision of cyber security operations (CCNA: Cyber Ops)
* Implementation of Cyber-security using Cisco ASA (CCNA: Security)

Routed and Switched Architecture

* Implementing cisco routing for large scale networks (CCNP: Routing and Switching 1)
* Advanced switching using cisco technologies and devices (CCNP: Routing and Switching 2)

3rd YEAR

Industry Placement up to 1 Year

* At the end of the second year you may opt for an internship/ placement to gain industry exposure.

4th YEAR

Emerging Technologies

* Research methods
* Introduction to cutting-edge technologies

Final Year Project

* Design and modeling of a solution for a real-world problem
* Development and evaluation of a solution for a real-world problem

Troubleshooting and Future Technologies

* Documentation, maintenance and troubleshooting of converged networks (CCNP: Routing and Switching 3)
* Evaluation & deployment of cutting-edge & future technologies

Advanced Networks and Operating System Security

* Advanced threat control using Cisco VPN and firewall (CCNP: Security)
* Windows and Linux server hardening

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Career paths You will be able to commence your career as a Network Technician, Network Engineer, Network Analyst, Network Administrator and progress onto roles such as Network Manager, Network Specialist or Network Solutions Architect.

APIIT Sri Lanka
Academic centers APIIT - Asia Pacific Institute Of Information Technology
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