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Associate of Science
in Information Systems Development



CCCU & UOWCHK
Awards

Mr. CHAN, Simon Pui-Yuk

Programme Leader, AScISD

Email: puiychan@cityu.edu.hk

 

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Programme Intended Learning Outcomes (PILOs)

Upon successful completion of this programme, students will be able to:

  • Use a range of tools, programming languages, methodologies, and quantitative skills to undertake information systems development work;
  • Apply technical knowledge and skills, and well-proven software models and work responsibly as a team to develop secure, robust, and reliable quality business information systems;
  • Practise in an ethical and professional manner, and apply safety and health measures at work;
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, using English and Chinese in a culturally diversified workplace;
  • Examine the major socio-political, cultural and economic issues affecting information systems development in the local, national, regional and international contexts;
  • Relate the major ideas in arts and humanities, science and technology to the study of Information Technology.
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Further Studies Pathways

The table below is not exhaustive and only aims to show some examples of the Bachelor's degree programmes offered by UGC-funded institutions which have admitted our past graduates from Associate of Science in Information Systems Development. Our graduates also articulate to various overseas degree programmes offered in Hong Kong.

City University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts in Creative Media
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Management
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Information Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Creative Media

Hong Kong Baptist University

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer and Information Systems

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English Studies for the Professions
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Internet and Multimedia Technologies
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Information Security

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Information Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Secondary) - Information and Communication Technology

The University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Management
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Career Prospects

Graduates from this programme can develop careers such as software developers, web-masters, IT technologists, e-commerce developers. Graduates with sufficient working experience and specialist skills will qualify for promotion to senior positions such as system analysts and IT managers.

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Main Subject Areas

  • Information Systems
  • Computer Programming
  • Database Systems
  • System Design Methodology
  • Language and General Education
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General Education Courses

Four courses to be chosen from all of the following domains:

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Science and Technology
  • Society and Organisations
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Programme Specific Entrance Requirements

No programme-specific entrance requirement

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Mode of Study

Two-year full-time

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Programme Flowchart

 

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Programme Activities

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Contact Us

Kowloon Tong Main Campus

Room 6436, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong

83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

[Kowloon Tong MTR Station Exit C2]

Telephone: (852) 3442 8763

Fax: (852) 3442 0519

E-mail: dc_msg@cityu.edu.hk