Diploma in Computing Science

Diploma in Computing Science

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Diploma in Computing Science

Program Description

The program teaches information technology to the students who want to realize the potential value of information technology (IT) in their everyday lives need to be computer fluent—able to use IT effectively today and to adapt to changes tomorrow.

 The courses include computer architecture, operating system, programming concepts, systems analysis, web development, database management, IT project management and other aspects of information systems. With option in 2nd year student would be able to further develop his understanding in elective fields of study.

Admission Requirements

  • 18 years or older
  • Grade 12 or higher

International Students:  IELTS 6.0 overall or equivalent

Program Organization
Course Duration

1200 hrs

Delivery Method

In-Class Instructions

Blended Delivery (in-class and distance combined)

First Year
  • Business Communications 
  • Introduction to Computers & Applications
  • Operating System
  • Database Management System
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Computer Architecture
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer Networks
  • Object Oriented Programming in C++
  • Data Structures
Second Year

(Student can select one elective option base on his interest in particular area and will complete project work)

Option 1: Software Testing

  • Introduction to Software Testing & Quality Assurance
  • Software Test Automation
  • Software Test Automation  with Selenium Web Driver
  • Major Project

Option 2: Website Designer

  • Understanding HTML and CSS: Design and Build websites
  • WordPress: Design and Development
  • Major Project

Option 3: Full Stack Web Application

  • Understanding HTML and CSS: Design and Build websites
  • Java Script and jQuery: Interactive Front End Web Development
  • PHP & MySQL: Server-Side Web Development 
  • Major Project

Program Fee

Domestic Students

  • Application Fee $250
  • Administration Fee $500
  • 1st Year Tuition Fee $8,500
  •  2nd Year Tuition Fee $7,500

Program Tuition fee $16,000

International Students

  • Application Fee $500
  • Administration Fee $500
  • 1st Year Tuition Fee $13,500
  • 2nd Year Tuition Fee $11,500
Program Tuition Fee $25,000

We might provide promotional tuition fees for applications received through our recruiters or direct students.

Note : Any discount given on advertised tuition fee on website will not be applicable if student withdraws from the program with or without attending the program. Refund Policy will be applicable on Fees before discount.

*Decision at the discretion of Acadia College

This program has been approved by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.