Qualification name: Bachelor of Science in Informatics
Qualification code: 98907
NQF level: 7
Total credits: 360

Delivery mode for this qualification:
This qualification will be presented using both online and distance learning modes.

Rules:
Students who want to register for Computer Science or Information Systems modules should: (a) Have access to an internet cafe, a Unisa Regional Learning Centre or other internet facilities. After registration, access to myUnisa on a regular basis is compulsory and (b) Have passed Computer Application Technology or Information Technology with a rating of 4 (new National Senior Certificate) or have passed Computer Studies (old Senior Certificate) or hold an Industry Standard qualification such as the ICDL in Computer Literacy. Students who do not satisfy this requirement are strongly recommended to register for EUP1501 before they register for COS1511.


A National Senior Certificate (Degree endorsement) with at least 50% in the language of teaching and learning and Mathematics with at least 50%. Students will be streamed into the Extended Programme depending on their Academic Point Scores (APS). Students who do not meet the additional requirements may follow Unisa's alternative pathway.



First level

Module Pre-requisite/Co-requisite/Recommendation
Group A. Compulsory
COS1511 - Introduction to Programming I
COS1512 - Introduction to Programming II Pre-requisite: COS1511 (or XOS1511)
COS1521 - Computer Systems: Fundamental Concepts
FAC1502 - Financial Accounting Principles, Concepts and Procedures
INF1505 - Introduction to Business Information Systems
INF1511 - Visual Programming I
INF1520 - Human-Computer Interaction I
MNB1501 - Business Management IA

Second level

Module Pre-requisite/Co-requisite/Recommendation
Group A. Compulsory
COS2614 - Programming: Contemporary Concepts Pre-requisite: COS1512 (or XOS1512)
COS2626 - Computer Networks I
ICT2621 - Structured Systems analysis and Design Pre-requisite: ICT1521 (or XCT1521) & ICT1541 (or XCT1541) or INF1505 (or XNF1505) or COS1521 (or XOS1521)
ICT2622 - Object-Oriented analysis Pre-requisite: ICT1521 (or XCT1521) & ICT1541 (or XCT1541) or INF1505 (or XNF1505) or COS1521 (or XOS1521)
INF2603 - Databases I Pre-requisite: INF1505 (or XNF1505)
INF2611 - Visual Programming II Pre-requisite: INF1511 (or XCT1511)
MNB1601 - Business Management IB Pre-requisite: MNB1501 or MNB101D
MNE2601 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management Pre-requisite: MNB1501 & MNB1601 or MNB101D & MNB102E
MNG2601 - General Management
STA1610 - Introduction to Statistics
Group B. Choose 2 from the following
AUE2602 - Corporate Governance in Accountancy Pre-requisite: FAC1502 or FAC1M2X or ACN101M
COS2611 - Programming: Data Structures Pre-requisite: COS1512 (or XOS1512)
FAC1601 - Financial Accounting Reporting Pre-requisite: FAC1502 (or ACN101M or FAC1M2X). (NOT applicable to NDSCR-NEW)

Third level

Module Pre-requisite/Co-requisite/Recommendation
Group A. Compulsory
INF3703 - Databases II Pre-requisite: ICT2621 or ICT2622 or INF2603
INF3705 - Advanced Systems Development Pre-requisite: ICT2621 & ICT2622
INF3707 - Database Design and Implementation Pre-requisite: ICT2621 or ICT2622 or INF2603
INF3708 - Software Project Management
INF3720 - Human-Computer Interaction II Co-requisite: INF1520 ( or XNF1520)
MNE3701 - Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management Pre-requisite: MNE2601 or MNE202V
MNE3702 - Corporate Entrepreneurship Pre-requisite: MNE2601 or MNE202V
MNG3701 - Strategic Planning IIIA Pre-requisite: MNG2601 or MNG2016 (Not applicable to BTCMR, BTCRM, BTCOR, BTEXP, BTLGF, BTLOG, BTMAN, BTSMN, BTTOU, BTAGM & 98235)
MNG3702 - Strategic Implementation and Control IIIB Co-requisite: MNG3701
Group B. Choose 1 from the following
AUI3702 - The Internal Audit Process: Test of Controls Pre-requisite: AUE2602 or AUE202M
COS3711 - Advanced Programming Pre-requisite: COS2611 & COS2614
MNI3701 - Global Business Environment Pre-requisite: MNG2601

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