Bachelor of Science in Network and System Administration - BDR

Duration

3 years180 ECTS creditsUndergraduate programme leading to a Bachelor's degree.The study programme is offered by the Faculty of Computer Science andMedia Technology.

Expected learning outcomes

The programme will provide the students with the necessary skills toenter junior positions as network administrator or system administrator.The students will be trained in practical and theoretical aspects ofcomputers and networks, focusing on the core principles of policy,scalability, reliability and security. Educating IT professionalscapable of understanding tomorrows infrastructure technology is a goalof the programme, and students will be exposed to a large range of guestlectures presenting constant updates on the current state-of-the-art innetwork and system administration. Upon completion of the programme, thestudents will also have acquired a broad range of transferable knowledgeand skills with relevance to other occupational areas within the ITindustry.

Target Group

Students looking for a combined theoretical and practical studyprogramme in computer science focused on administration of computers andnetworks.

Admission Criteria

General matriculation requirement.

Course Structure

The programme combines topics from classical computer science educationwith practical work administrating computers and networks, and alsomanagement oriented topics to provide a solid understanding of ITservice management in general and how an IT infrastructure has to worktowards fulfilling the overall goals of its host organization and customers.

Table of subjects

1st year Bachelor of Science in Network and System Administration 2007/2008

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S) S3(A) S4(S) S5(A) S6(S)
IMT1031 Fundamental Programming C 10          
REA1101 Mathematics for computer science C 10          
IMT1121 Introduction to information security C 10          
IMT1082 Object-Oriented Programming C   10        
IMT2431 Data Communication and Network Security C   10        
Sum: 30 30 0 0 0 0
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course

2nd year Bachelor of Science in Network and System Administration 2008/2009

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S) S3(A) S4(S) S5(A) S6(S)
IMT2261 Information Structures and Database Systems C     10      
IMT2021 Algorithmic Methods C     10      
IMT2272 Computer Architecture Fundamentals C     10      
IMT2243 Software Engineering C       10    
IMT2282 Operating Systems C       10    
Elective course, 10 ECTS C       10    
Sum: 0 0 30 30 0 0
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course

3rd year Bachelor of Science in Network and System Administration 2009/2010

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S) S3(A) S4(S) S5(A) S6(S)
IMT2521 Network Administration C         10  
IMT3292 System Administration C         10  
Elective course, 10 ECTS E         10  
IMT3912 Bachelor's thesis C           20
Sum: 0 0 0 0 30 30
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course