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UTP Stage II: Computing Science

Simon Fraser University

12 months
29777 CAD/year
29777 CAD/year
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UTP Stage II: Computing Science from Simon Fraser University is equivalent to the first year of SFU's Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) degree program. 


UTP Stage II: Computing Science from Simon Fraser University from Simon Fraser University provides the foundation for further study in many aspects of computing to help you choose your area of specialization for your undergraduate degree.


  • Bioinformatics
  • Business analysis
  • Cryptography
  • Database administration
  • Game development
  • Information security
  • Programmer
  • Software engineering
  • Web design

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus 
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Introduction to Computer Programming 
  • Literary Classics or Literature and Culture
  • Applied Linear Algebra
  • Behavior in Organizations
  • Brain, Mind and Society
  • Canada Since Confederation
  • Communication and Social Change
  • Comparative Politics
  • Contemporary Health Issues
  • Critical Thinking
  • East/West (World Literature)
  • Environmental Economics
  • Global Perspectives on Health
  • Graphic Design
  • Introduction to Biology
  • Introduction to Canadian Law and Legal Institutions
  • Introduction to Communication Studies
  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Introduction to International Politics
  • Introduction to Politics and Government
  • Introduction to Psychology I
  • Introduction to Psychology II
  • Introduction to the Description of English Grammar
  • Literature across Cultures
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Studio Physics
  • The Social History of Canada
  • The Wonder of Words

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry into UTP Stage II generally requires the successful completion of Year 12 of secondary school or its equivalent with overall and individual subject requirements depending on program. 
  • Before you start a program at FIC, you will take the FIC Math Check.
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29777 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29777 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    29777 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29777 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Burnaby

1600 - 2700 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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