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Bachelor of Information Systems

Written by Wednesday, 29 June 2011 09:20 Published in IS Undergraduate Programmes comment

The primary objective of the Bachelor of Information Systems (BIS) degree program is to train students as information systems specialists in a business organisation context. The business subjects provide business practice framework for information systems development, whilst the information technology subjects provide the knowledge and technical skills required to build business information systems.

The BIS programme aims to provide students with the concepts, analytical and developmental skills required for the information systems that underpin business computer systems and electronic commerce. The core units provide a foundation in the information systems areas of programming, system design, database, and project management. For more details click here

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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Information Systems


The research in information systems focuses on areas such as theory and intellectual development of information systems in organizations, institutions, the economy and society.

It also focuses on other areas such as E-Governance: Internet governance, Database Design for Nationwide Information Systems, security and trust issues in e- governance, Public-private partnership for e-government, E-Filing for Content and Knowledge Management in Government, Application of Expert Systems in E-Governance, Impact of E-Governance in Decentralized District Administration, Electronic Voting in Developing Countries, Secure methods for Electronic Management of Student Academic Records in a tertiary institution, Systems Development for E-Government, E-tendering, A multi-level analysis of IT effectiveness in the Government, E-governance and Crime Analysis, Restructuring organizations in the era of e-governance, and E-Training in E-Governance.

A PhD in Information Systems has a minimum of 24 credit units for the two semesters in Year one.

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MSc in Information Systems (Information Systems Management Option Plan A)


This programme offers a course of study leading to the Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Information Systems. It focuses on areas such as computer information systems; management information systems; information systems management; internet and databases. It is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of the field and to provide an enduring foundation for future professional growth. The program blends theory and practice into a learning experience that develops skills applicable to complex real-world problems.

Objectives and Justification of the Programme are:

To build human resource capacity in information systems discipline in both the public and private sectors, especially in universities; to generate a pool of highly qualified candidates for the PhD in information systems programme; to address the increasing demand for information systems training at master's degree level; to develop professionals with theoretical and practical skills in the ICT sector

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MSc in Information Systems (Information Systems Management Option Plan B)


 

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MSc in Information Systems (Information Systems Technology Option Plan A)


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PGD in Information Systems (Information Systems Management Option [ISM])


This programme offers a course of study leading to the Postgraduate Diploma in Information Systems (PGDIS). It focuses on areas such as computer information systems; management information systems; information systems management; Internet and databases. It is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of the field and to provide an enduring foundation for future professional growth. The program blends theory and practice into a learning experience that develops skills applicable to complex real-world problems.

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PGD Information Systems (Information Systems Technology Option [IST])


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Contacts Dep. of IS

Written by Tuesday, 14 June 2011 22:50 Published in Information Systems comment

Contacts


Department of Information Systems
CIT Block B 3rd Floor
Senior Administrative Assistant
Name: Ruth Nandyose
Email: rnandyose[at]cit.mak.ac.ug

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Undergraduate Programmes - Information Systems

Written by Tuesday, 14 June 2011 22:47 Published in Information Systems comment

Undergraduate programmes


The Information systems Department is liaising with major Universities in Europe (London South Bank, U.K. and Radbound University, Netherlands) to establish strong Research Links.

The department of Information Systems runs the following programmes

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Written by Tuesday, 14 June 2011 22:46 Published in Information Systems comment

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