Pathway Summary

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Pathway ID
2730
Pathway Title
Computer Programmer Analyst/Computer Systems Technology to Bachelor of Science (Honours), Computer Science with a Specialization in Software Engineering
Pathway Last Updated
2020-02-20

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
Computer Science with a Specialization in Software Engineering

Contact Procedures

Liaison Office
Trent University
1-888-739-8885
discovertrent@trentu.ca

Pathway Details

Terms for renewal or cancellation

The agreement will be reviewed annually, or sooner in the event of major curriculum changes in either partner’s programs. This agreement may be terminated by either party. 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

To qualify for this agreement, students must have:
- successfully completed the Computer Programmer Analyst or Computer Systems Technology Advanced Diploma program at any Ontario college of applied arts and technology;
- a minimum overall average of 70%.

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 Computer Science
  • 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 unassigned Computer Science credits at the 3000 level
  • 0.5 unassigned Computer Science credits at the 4000 level
  • 2.0 unassigned Science credits at the 1000-level
  • 3.0 unassigned 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 Computer Science
  • 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 unassigned Computer Science credit 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 Computer Science, specialization in Software Engineering, 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 3020H - Data Structures and Algorithms II
  • 0.5 COIS 3030H - Software Specification and Development
  • 0.5 COIS 3040H - Advanced Software Architecture and Design
  • 0.5 COIS 3050H - Formal Languages and Automata
  • 0.5 COIS 3320H - Fundamentals of Operating Systems
  • 0.5 COIS 3380H - Systems Programming in C
  • 0.5 COIS 3420H - Web Application Development
  • 0.5 COIS 3850H - Fundamentals of Project Management
  • 1.0 COIS 4000Y - Software Engineering Project
  • 0.5 MATH 1350H - Linear Algebra I: Matrix Algebra
  • 0.5 MATH 1550H - Probability I: Introduction to Probability
  • 0.5 MATH 2600H - Discrete Structures
  • 0.5 MATH 1005H - Applied Calculus; or 0.5 MATH 1110H - Calculus I: Limits, Derivatives, and Integrals
  • 0.5 additional Computer Science credit at the 4000 level
  • 0.5 Business Administration credit
  • 1.0 Arts credit from Ancient History & Classics, Canadian Studies, Cultural Studies, English Literature, French & Francophone Studies, History, Philosophy, Spanish, or Gender & Women's Studies, including 0.5 credit from the Approved Indigenous Course List

2.  To satisfy the requirements of the B.Sc. (Honours) in Computer Science, specialization in Software Engineering, 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 3020H - Data Structures and Algorithms II
  • 0.5 COIS 3030H - Software Specification and Development
  • 0.5 COIS 3040H - Advanced Software Architecture and Design
  • 0.5 COIS 3050H - Formal Languages and Automata
  • 0.5 COIS 3320H - Fundamentals of Operating Systems
  • 0.5 COIS 3380H - Systems Programming in C
  • 0.5 COIS 3420H - Web Application Development
  • 0.5 COIS 3850H - Fundamentals of Project Management
  • 1.0 COIS 4000Y - Software Engineering Project
  • 0.5 MATH 1350H - Linear Algebra I: Matrix Algebra
  • 0.5 MATH 1550H - Probability I: Introduction to Probability
  • 0.5 MATH 2600H - Discrete Structures
  • 0.5 MATH 1005H - Applied Calculus; or 0.5 MATH 1110H - Calculus I: Limits, Derivatives, and Integrals
  • 1.0 additional Computer Science credit at the 4000 level
  • 0.5 Business Administration credit 
  • 1.0 Arts credit from Ancient History & Classics, Canadian Studies, Cultural Studies, English Literature, French & Francophone Studies, History, Philosophy, Spanish, or Gender & Women's Studies
  • 2.0 elective credits, including at least 0.5 credit from the Approved Indigenous Course List

Anticipated normal schedule of student progression

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

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

Bachelor of Science (Honours), Computer Science with a Specialization in Software Engineering

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