- Computer science and information systems come together in the discipline of computing and information systems (CIS). CIS differs somewhat from other purely academic disciplines in that it combines theory and practice into comprehensive skill sets. The University Certificate in Computing and Information Systems at the Athabasca University will give you the opportunity to develop a sound understanding of the general principles of computer information systems and their applications.
Possible Career Options
Though job titles vary widely, graduates might typically be hired at an entry-level position as a
- Computer Information Systems Developer
- Computer System Analyst
- Web Designer
You will learn about
- programming languages
- data structures
- operating systems
- computer networks
- database management
- systems design and analysis
- system administration
- design and analysis of algorithms
- computer programming
- human-computer interaction
- distributed computing
- web development
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
This program starts monthly.
- No Attendance
- Continuous support with feedback on request
- Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments
DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Computer Sciences Artificial Intelligence
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- There are no formal admission requirements for this program. All you need is to be 16 years of age or older. You can enrol anytime and start right away, regardless of your previous education.
- However, to ensure success in the program, you should be certain that you have a basic understanding of computers and reasonable skills in mathematics
International11781 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 357 EUR per credit during 12 months.
National5907 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 179 EUR per credit during 12 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last year
Check the official programme website for potential updates.