Honours degree of Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences for 2014

At a glance

Career opportunities

Employers recognise a degree with honours as a guarantee of additional skills, knowledge and achievement. Honours graduates often progress to further study, utilising research skills gained during their honours year.

Why study Honours degree of Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences?

Taking an optional extra year of study to complete honours in your Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences will further specialise your knowledge in a particular field of IT, increasing your employment opportunities and preparing you for the possibility of further study or research.

Students will develop higher-level skills related to a specific discipline area, acquire research skills appropriate to their discipline, will increase their understanding of the fundamentals of conceptual, methodological and implementation issues of IT-related research, and will conduct research in a selected area using the concepts and principles learned, which will culminate in the completion of an honours thesis.

Entry requirements

View entry requirements and applications for domestic students

Duration

1 year full-time

Fees for 2014

Fees are subject to change annually.

R 43,200 per annum

Intakes

First Semester (March), Second Semester (July)

Attendances

  • On-campus at South Africa : full-time

Course code: 4308

Find out more

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South Africa Student Inquiries
Telephone: +27 11 950 4009
Email: inquiries@monash.ac.za

Entry requirements

View entry requirements and applications for international students

Duration

1 year full-time

Fees for 2014

Fees are subject to change annually.

International fee per 48 credit points
48 credit points represents a standard full-time course load for a year

R 43,200 per annum

Intakes

First Semester (March)
Second Semester (July)

Attendances

  • On-campus at South Africa : full-time

Course code: 4308

Find out more

Inquire now   Apply now   Entry requirements  

South Africa Student Inquiries
Telephone: +27 11 950 4009
Email: inquiries@monash.ac.za

Admissions information for domestic students

Entry requirements

Minimum entrance requirements

Our classes are taught and assessed in English. View the English language requirementsEnglish language requirements (http://www.monash.ac.za/study/courses/english-language-req.html).

COURSE LEVEL ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS
A person may be admitted to candidature for BCIS (Hons) if they have:

  1. satisfied the requirements of a relevant pass degree and obtained a credit (60%) average or above in all units with a distinction (70%) in third year IT units,

or

  1. gained qualifications and experience in studies undertaken in any faculty or educational institution if such qualifications and experience are deemed by Faculty Board to be preparation equivalent to attainment of the pass degree of the standard specified above.

Applications

30 November each year is the closing date for applications for Honours. Applicants will only receive feedback after the closing date.

More information can be found by visiting How to applyHow to apply (http://www.monash.ac.za/prospective/admissions/)

Semester one (March)

Applicants for the South Africa campus should apply directly to the campus. More information can be found by visiting the campus websitecampus website (http://www.monash.ac.za).

Semester two (July)

Applicants for the South Africa campus should apply directly to the campus. More information can be found by visiting the campus websitecampus website (http://www.monash.ac.za).

Admissions information for international students

Entry requirements

International entry requirements

Our classes are taught and assessed in English. View the English language requirementsEnglish language requirements (http://www.monash.ac.za/study/courses/english-language-req.html).

COURSE LEVEL ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

A person may be admitted to candidature for BCIS (Hons) if they have:

  1. satisfied the requirements of a relevant pass degree and obtained a credit (60%) average or above in all units with a distinction (70%) in third year IT units,

or

  1. gained qualifications and experience in studies undertaken in any faculty or educational institution if such qualifications and experience are deemed by Faculty Board to be preparation equivalent to attainment of the pass degree of the standard specified above.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Applications

30 November each year is the closing date for applications for Honours. Applicants will only receive feedback after the closing date.

More information can be found by visiting How to applyHow to apply (http://www.monash.ac.za/prospective/admissions/)