Brandon University

Computer Science

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Program Information

School:Brandon University
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Computer Science
Description:Computer technology is growing rapidly and affecting our lives in many different ways. The computer is a powerful tool for storing, retrieving, manipulating and presenting data. A special by-product of studying computer science is the learning and developing of an ability to solve the problems that are important in today’s changing world. In first year computer science, you will learn the Java programming language. The course is designed to challenge people who are fond of computers and mathematics, and possess the ability to think logically. Students with these interests or abilities will find computer science courses fascinating.

In “Introduction to Information Technology,” you will learn to use software development languages and software productivity packages. Emphasis is placed on developing the ability to examine a problem, discover a solution and then implement that solution. In addition to the various computer laboratories the department runs the “BitCave” High-tech laboratory for senior students
URL:Computer Science at Brandon University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $7,824

Cost estimate is per 30 credit hours.
Careers:Software EngineerComputer and Information Systems ManagersComputer ProgrammersSee More...

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60 to 100

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 English 

Grade 12 with a minimum of 60% average on six Grade 12 U/M courses including English & Mathematics 40S (Pre-Calculus). In general, students from outside the province who apply for admission to Brandon University as regular students are required to have met the minimum requirements for admission to a University in the province or territory in which they graduated from High School.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 22, 2018