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Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

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Course Requirements 

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (TOTAL 126 Credits)

General Education Courses (30 Credits)

Humanities (11 Credits)

GENL 110 Seminar in Character Development* (0)
*This subject is required for every semester
Three of the following courses:
RELB 116 Life and Teachings of Jesus (3)
RELT 150 Fundamentals of Christian Beliefs (3)
RELB 215 Ethical Models (3)
RELH 271 Adventist Heritage and Mission (3)
RELT 113 Origins of Life (3)
RELT 213 Human Destiny (3)
** Any RELB course may be substituted for one of the above courses
And one of the following courses:
HIST 212 Introduction to History of Western Civilization (2)
HIST 213 Introduction to History of Eastern Civilization (2)
HMNT 210 Appreciation of Fine Arts (2)
MUSC 210 Music Appreciation (2)
HMNT 216 Thai Culture and Basic Conversational Skills*** (2)
***This subject is not for Thai students

Social Sciences (7 Credits)

EDUC 111 Orientation to Higher Education (1)
PSYC 115 General Psychology (3)
RELP 312 Marriage & Family (3)

Language (6 Credits)

ENGL 111 English Composition I (3)
ENGL 112 English Composition II (3)

Mathematics and Science (6 Credits)

HLED 117 Health and Fitness (3)
MATH 112 Survey of Mathematics (3)

Professional Courses (90 Credits) 

Core Courses (42 Credits)

Information Technology Fundamentals (9 Credits)

CPTR 114 Computers and Information Technology (3)
IT 272 Human-Computer Interaction (3)
MATH 235 Statistics (3)

Platform Technology (3 Credits)

IT 295 Computing Platform Technology (3)

Computer Programming (9 Credits)

IT 231 Essentials of Computer Programming (3)
IT 232 Object Oriented Programming (3)
IT 333 Data Structures and Algorithms (3)

Information Management (6 Credits)

IT 251 Database Design (3)
IT 352 Database Administration and Applications (3)

Social and Professional Issues (3 Credits)

IT 371 Social Issues and Ethics for IT professionals (3)

Organizational Issues and IT (12 Credits)

MNGT 231 Principles of Management (3)
BUAD 234 Communication for Business (3)
MNGT 378 Project Management (3)
IT 274 Management Information Systems (3)

Major Courses (48 Credits)

Major Required Courses (30 Credits) 

Software Technology (12 Credits)

IT 240 Systems Analysis and Design 3 (2-2-5)
IT 242 Front-End Web Development 3 (2-2-5)
IT 341 Web Applications Development 3 (2-2-5)
IT 447 Software Engineering 3 (2-2-5)

Networking and Security (9 Credits)

IT 282 Networking and Data Communications 3 (2-2-5)
IT 383 Network Design and Administration 3 (2-2-5)
IT 384 Information Systems Security 3 (3-0-6)

IT Management (3 Credits)

IT 468 Information Resource Management 3 (3-0-6)

Applied Technology (6 Credits)

IT 483 Systems Development Project I 3 (1-4-4)
IT 484 Systems Development Project II 3 (1-4-4) 

Major Electives Courses (18 Credits) 

ACCT 131 Accounting Principles I (3)
IT 323 User Interface Design (3)
IT 325 Linux System (3)
IT 326 Cloud Computing (3)
IT 327 Internet of Things (3)
IT 328 Web Services Technology (3)
IT 343 Visual Programming (3)
IT 345 Application Development for Mobile Devices (3)
IT 347 Games Programming (3)
IT 364 Content Management Systems (3)
IT 421 Computer Graphics Design (3)
IT 422 Digital Media Production (3)
IT 423 Business Intelligence and Data Mining (3)
IT 424 Big Data (3)
IT 445 Artificial Intelligence (3)
IT 460 Electronic Business (3)
IT 461 Accounting Information Systems (3)
IT 463 Information Technology Entrepreneurship (3)
IT 480 Emerging Topics in Information Technology (3)
IT 485 Professional Internship (3)

Free Electives (6 Credits)

Students may choose 6 credits from any courses offered by any Faculty at Asia-Pacific International University

 

Projected Sequence of Studies 

First Year

First Semester

EDUC 111 Orientation to Higher Education (1)
ENGL 111 English Composition I (3)
HLED 117 Health & Fitness (3)
PSYC 115 General Psychology (3)
RELB 215 Ethical Models (3) or
RELH 271 Adventist Heritage and Mission (3)
RELT 113 Origins of life (3) or
RELT 213 Human Destiny (3)
TOTAL 16

Second Semester

CPTR 114 Computer and Information Technology (3)
BUAD 234 Communication for Business (3)
ENGL 112 English Composition II (3)
MATH 112 Survey of Math (3)
RELB 116 Life and Teachings of Jesus (3) or
RELT 150 Fundamentals of Christian Beliefs (3)
TOTAL 15

Summer

HIST 212 Intro to History of Western Civilization (2) or
HIST 213 Intro to History of Eastern Civilization (2) or
MUSC 210 Music Appreciation (2) or
HMNT 216 Thai Culture and Basic Conversational Skills (2)
Free Elective (3)
TOTAL 5


Second Year

First Semester

IT 231 Essentials of Computer Programming (3)
IT 251 Database Design (3)
IT 295 Computing Platform Technology (3)
MATH 235 Statistics (3)
MNGT 231 Principles of Management (3)
TOTAL 15

Second Semester

IT 232 Object Oriented Programming (3)
IT 282 Networking and Data Communications (3)
IT 272 Human-Computer Interaction (3)
IT 242 Front-End Web Development (3)
IT 274 Management Information Systems (3)
TOTAL 15

Summer

CIS 266 Systems Analysis and Design (3)
Major Elective (3)
TOTAL 6


Third Year

First Semester

IT 333 Data Structures and Algorithms (3)
IT 383 Network Design and Administration (3)
IT 341 Web Applications Development (3)
IT 371 Social Issues and Ethics for IT professionals (3)
Major Elective (3)
TOTAL 15

Second Semester

IT 384 Information Systems Security (3)
IT 352 Database Administration and Applications (3)
MNGT 378 Project Management (3)
RELP 312 Marriage & Family (3)
Major Elective 3
TOTAL 15

Summer

CIS 485 Professional Internship (3) or
Major Elective (3)
Free Elective (3)
TOTAL 6


Fourth Year

First Semester

IT 447 Software Engineering (3)
IT 483 Systems Development Project I (3)
Major Elective 3
TOTAL 15

Second Semester

IT 468 Information Resource Management (3)
IT 484 Systems Development Project II (3)
Major Elective (3)
TOTAL 9

GRAND TOTAL 126

 

 

Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

Bachelor of Information Technology

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NEW Program Launching August 2018!!

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSc. I.T.)

The BSc. in Information Technology is concerned with the information that computer systems can provide to aid a company, non-profit or governmental organization in defining and achieving its goals. It is also concerned with the processes that an enterprise can implement and improve using information technology.

Program Objectives

The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree curriculum aims to lead students to:

  • Develop a personal approach to problem solving by learning from practical exercises and best practices.
  • Explore and practice with the latest theories and technologies in the IT field to develop the most competitive technical skills.
  • Evaluate and compare cutting edge technologies and techniques and its application in the solution of common IT problems.
  • Develop the capacity to continuously learn and adapt to the changing technologies and organizational environments.
  • Capitalize on the opportunities made available in a meaningful university environment to develop communication, interpersonal, and decision making skills.
  • Develop cultural intelligence thought meaningful interactions with a fully international body of students and teachers that enable them to deal with the challenges of a globalized workplace.
  • Acquire moral values, academic excellence, and sensibility to appreciate culture, art and natural world through a holistic approach to IT education.
  • Develop an attitude of service to God and society, and a sense of social responsibility to humanity.

Practical Emphasis

  • Almost all of the IT courses include a strong practical emphasis.
  • Most IT courses include a lab component.
  • Knowledge and skills acquired by the students will be evaluated based on their ability to solve practical problems. 
  • The curriculum has been streamlined in order to provide plenty of room for students to develop a fully functional IT project in their senior year.

Program Strenghts 

Previous Experience

The Faculty of Business Administration has been offering a full accredited IT program for more than 15 years. That experience provides the new Information Technology program with a strong background to provide a solid learning experience to new students.

Our Graduates

Alumni from the current CIS program are found in all areas of IT spectrum in medium and large companies thus proving the efficiency of the learning path previously offered.

Up-To-Date Curriculum

The structure of the program is closely linked to professional standards issued by the ACM and IEEE and provided by OHEC. 

International Teachers with Industry Experience

All lecturers have a strong background in the industry as well as a long teaching experience. More than 95% of the teachers are international

Really International Program

Only about 6% of the students in the program are local, making English the ONLY language of instruction.

Computer Labs

The university has 4 computer labs with more than 150 computers. One of them is an IT dedicated lab with 25 up-to-date computers with double screen configuration, fingerprint access lock, CCTV, and a high resolution projector. IT students are granted access to the lab outside their class time to work on their assignments and projects. 

Employment Opportunities

The employment outlook for IT professionals is excellent, as the demand in this area is projected to grow faster than the average other occupations. Those trained in Information Technology work in such areas as: programmer/analyst, network administrator, systems analyst, computer support specialist, and other related positions in the field.

Testimonies from CIS Alumni

“By combining business and computers together, CIS gave me a good foundation to develop my professional career. So, I can go far beyond and faster than others in the organization.”

Le Nguyen Minh Duc (Vietnam)

“CIS at AIU gave me several competitive advantages. English language, a part-time work experience (student work program), and quality education”

Seng Wandath (Cambodia)

 “This program has helped me to build a very strong bridge between business and computer information systems, and these skills are what every corner of the world is looking for.”

Vicheanak Vannavy (Cambodia)

Some IT Courses

  • Essentials of Computer Programming
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Front-End Web Development
  • Database Design
  • Network Design and Administration
  • Mobile Devices Application Development
  • Systems Development Project
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Knowledge Management

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Graduates

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Undergraduate Program

Graduate Program

2015-2016

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CIS Emphasis

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Bachelor of Business Administration:
Computer Information Systems (CIS) Emphasis 

Computer Information Systems (CIS) is concerned with the information that computer systems can provide to aid a company, non-profit or governmental organization in defining and achieving its goals. It is also concerned with the processes that an enterprise can implement and improve using information technology.

CIS professionals must understand both technical and organizational factors. Also, they must be able to help an organization determine how information and technology-enabled business processes can provide a foundation for superior organizational performance.

The CIS program is one of the emphasis areas of the Faculty of Business Administration. It is designed to prepare students to meet the challenges of IT utilization in the business environment.

Employment Opportunities

The employment outlook for CIS is excellent, as the demand in this area is projected to grow faster than the average other occupations. Those trained in Computer Information Systems work in such areas as: programmer/analyst, network administrator, systems analyst, computer support specialist, and other related positions in the field.

Advantages of Choosing CIS

  • Instead of spending 2 years taking science courses, you take business courses
  • Focuses on applying computer systems to real business problems
  • Dones require a strong math or science aptitude
  • As competitive as other computer disciplines
  • Prepared for a Master in Computer Sciences or a Master in Business Administration

Some CIS Courses

  • Essentials of Computer Programming
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Web Page Programming
  • Database Design
  • Network Design and Administration
  • Mobile Devices Application Development
  • Systems Development Project
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Management Emphasis

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Bachelor of Business Administration: Management Emphasis 

The management emphasis is vocationally oriented. This program prepares students for a career in business, whether domestic or international, recognizing that the business world is a global one as one steps into the 21st century. It is designed to produce educationally well-rounded individuals, capable of taking their places in their chosen professions and in the communities in which they live. Asia-Pacific International University graduates are employment-ready, of immediate practical relevance to their employers and capable of excellent career development from a strong commencing base. In this context the program seeks to integrate positive Christian values with sound business principles.

What skills do our graduates gain?

Through our Accounting program, graduates develop a valuable set of skills that are transferable to a range of careers, including:

  • Analytical thinking and problem solving
  • High moral and ethical standards
  • Sense of value for life, people and diversity
  • Good planning and organization
  • Oral and written communication
  • Teamwork and leadership
  • Capacity to think creatively, logically and quantitatively
  • Observation, research and development abilities

Our students have become:

  • Business Owners
  • Human Resource Managers
  • Business Managers
  • Sales Managers
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 00:00

English for Business Emphasis

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Bachelor of Arts in English:
Business Emphasis 

The English for Business program is one of the emphases of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. It is designed to prepare students for employment in the small business or to assistant roles in the commercial sector.

What skills do our graduates gain?

Graduates develop a valuable set of skills that are transferable to a range of careers, including:

  • Office and Sales Management
  • High moral and ethical standards
  • Sense of value for life, people and diversity
  • Good planning and organization
  • Teamwork and leadership
  • Capacity to think creatively, and logically

Our students have become:

  • Office Managers
  • Translators
  • Sales Officers
  • Communication Officers
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