Pathway Summary

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Pathway ID
2728
Pathway Title
B.Sc. (Hons) in Computing Systems with a specialization in Computer Science
Pathway Last Updated
2015-09-01

Sending Institution Information

Sending Institution
Fleming College
Discipline/Division
Science and Engineering Technology
Program Area
Engineering Technologies (Chemical, Civil, Computer, Construction, Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics)
Program Title
Computer Programmer Analyst

Receiving Institution Information

Receiving Institution
Trent University
Discipline/Division
Science and Technology
Program Area
Computing and Information Science/Systems/Technology
Program Title
B.Sc. (Honours) in Computing Systems

Contact Procedures

Contact:

Liaison Office

Trent University 1-888-739-8885

Email: liaison@trentu.ca

Pathway Details

Terms for renewal or cancellation

The Agreement will be reviewed every three years, or sooner in the event of changes to the provincial program standards.  Trent University reserves the right to terminate this agreement if it is found to not meet standards for student success.    In this case, notice of one year is required.  In the event of termination of the Agreement, every effort will be made to ensure that students currently enrolled in the program will not be affected.

Eligibility for Pathway

Upon successful completion of the Computer Programmer Analyst or Computer Systems Technology advanced diploma program at any Ontario college of applied arts and technology, graduates  with a minimum 70% overall average will be eligible to make application to Trent University, subject to capacity, for admission to the Bachelor of Science (Honours), Computing Systems degree program with specialization in Computer Science on an advanced standing basis.

Credit transfer

1.  Students graduating from the advanced diploma program in Computer Programmer Analyst, or Computer Systems Technology program at any Ontario College with an average of 75% or greater will be granted the following 10 credits toward the degree:

0.5 COIS 1010H - The digital world
0.5 COIS 1020H - Programming for computing systems
0.5 COIS 2240H - Software design and modelling
0.5 COIS-ADMN 2620H - Systems analysis and design
0.5 COIS 3400H - Database management systems
0.5 COIS 3420H - Web application development
1.5 unspecified COIS credits at the 3000-level
0.5 unspecified COIS credits at the 4000-level
2.0 unspecified Science credits at the 1000-level
3.0 unspecified Science credits at the 2000-level

2.  Students graduating from the advanced diploma program in Computer Programmer Analyst, or Computer Systems Technology program at any Ontario College with an average of 70 - 74.9% will be granted the following 7.5 credits toward the degree:

0.5 COIS 1010H - The digital world
0.5 COIS 1020H - Programming for computing systems
0.5 COIS 2240H - Software design and modelling
0.5 COIS-ADMN 2620H - Systems analysis and design
0.5 COIS 3400H - Database management systems
0.5 COIS 3420H - Web application development
1.0 unspecified COIS credits at the 3000-level
2.0 unspecified Science credits at the 1000-level
1.5 unspecified Science credits at the 2000-level

See University Academic Calendar for course descriptions: www.trentu.ca/calendar

Credits that must be achieved at the receiving institution

1.  To satisfy the requirements of the B.Sc. (Honours) in Computing Systems, students entering Trent with an admissions average of 75% or higher and receiving 10.0 transfer credits will need to complete 10.0 credits, as follows:

  • 0.5 COIS 2020H - Data structures and algorithms
  • 0.5 COIS 2300H - Computer Organization
  • 0.5 COIS 2320H - Digital Logic
  • 0.5 COIS- MATH 2600H - Discrete Structures
  • 0.5 COIS 3030H - Software specification and development
  • 0.5 COIS 3050H - Formal languages and automata
  • 0.5 COIS 3320H - Fundamentals of operating systems
  • 0.5 COIS 3380H - Systems programming
  • 0.5 COIS 4050H - Advanced algorithms
  • 0.5 COIS 4100H - Comparative programming languages
  • 0.5 COIS credit in addition to the above at the 3000 or 4000 level
  • 0.5 COIS credit in addition to the above at the 4000 level.
  • 0.5 MATH 1005H - Applied calculus or MATH 1100Y - Calculus I: Calculus of one variable or MATH 1101Y
  • 0.5 MATH 1350H - Linear algebra I: Matrix algebra and 0.5 MATH 1550H - Introduction to probability
  • If MATH 1005H is taken then 0.5 credits in addition to the above at any level in any discipline must be taken
  • 1.0 credit in addition to the above at any level in the Humanities
  • 1.0 credit in addition to the above at any level in Business Administration

2. To satisfy the requirements of the B.Sc. (Honours) in Computing Systems, students entering Trent with an admissions average of 70-74.9% and receiving 7.5 transfer credits will need to complete 12.5 credits, as follows:

  • 0.5 COIS 2020H - Data structures and algorithms
  • 0.5 COIS 2300H - Computer Organization
  • 0.5 COIS 2320H - Digital Logic
  • 0.5 COIS-MATH - Discrete Structures
  • 0.5 COIS 3030H - Software specification and development
  • 0.5 COIS 3050H - Formal languages and automata
  • 0.5 COIS 3320H - Fundamentals of operating systems
  • 0.5 COIS 3380H - Systems programming
  • 0.5 COIS 4050H - Advanced algorithms
  • 0.5 COIS 4100H - Comparative programming languages
  • 1.0 COIS credit in addition to the above at the 3000 or 4000 level
  • 1.0 COIS credit in addition to the above at the 4000 level
  • 0.5 MATH 1005H - Applied calculus or MATH 1100Y - Calculus I: Calculus of one variable or MATH 1101Y
  • 0.5 MATH 1350H - Linear algebra I: Matrix algebra and 0.5 MATH 1550H - Introduction to probability
  • If MATH 1005H is taken then 0.5 credits in addition to the above at any level in any discipline must be taken
  • 1.0 credit in addition to the above at any level in the Humanities
  • 1.0 credit in addition to the above at any level in Business Administration
  • 1.5 credit in addition to the above at the 2000 level or above in any discipline

 

Anticipated normal schedule of student progression

2 years with a 75% admission average and 2.5 years with a 70-74.9% admission average.

Credential(s) to be granted on successful completion of all required components

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing Systems, Computer Science Specialization

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