The new computer science: mobile computing
Throughout your educational career, you'll be presented with many opportunities to develop software, design next-generation mobile applications, implement pervasive information systems and analyze and plan wireless networks.
Prepare for your career
Industry collaboration through internships and undergraduate research provides you with a variety of exciting job opportunities in this rapidly growing field. This program offers eight academic semesters with three co-op semesters for up to 12 months of industry experience upon graduation. You'll be well prepared to start your career or continue your studies in graduate programs.
Combine theory with practice
Balancing theory and practice, this program offers an exceptional education in mobile computing, app development, software engineering and wireless technologies. With a degree in mobile computing you'll receive preparation to become a well-rounded, job-ready graduate. Pursue a Capstone Project or a Thesis for maximum flexibility and future career options.
What you'll learn
The Computer Science - Mobile Computing (Honours) BACS program from Sheridan College offers diverse courses in computer science, software engineering, mobile development and wireless networking. You’ll cover fundamental areas of computer science such as operating systems and computer architecture as well as advanced topics like artificial intelligence and theory of computation.
You’ll take dedicated courses in software design and software engineering that inform the software development process. Specialized courses in mobile computing and wireless networking make this program unique, and ensure that you’ll be able to create advanced mobile applications that leverage cognitive computing, the cloud and the Internet of Things.
You'll also have the opportunity to engage in applied research at Sheridan's Centre for Mobile Innovation (CMI) during your academic semesters and co-op work terms. CMI is one of our cornerstone research centres. It uses leading mobile and related technologies to create innovative solutions to health-care problems.
Graduates may find employment in the following areas: software engineering, advanced mobile application development, web development, quality assurance, system analysis and Networking.
Here are some jobs you might find:
- Mobile Application Developer
- AR/VR Developer
- Web Application Developer
- Software Developer
- Computer System Analyst
- Database Analyst
- Software Engineering Developer
- Wireless Network Design Specialist
- Software/Application Architect
- System Engineering Developer
- Software Designer
- Quality Assurance Specialist
- Software Tester
- Network Administrator
- Network Security Officer
- Wireless Network Security Consultant
- Information Systems Manager
- Information Technology consultant
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Programming Principles
- Operating Systems Fundamentals
- Mathematics for Computing
- Composition and Rhetoric
- Mobile Computing
- Interactive Application Development
- Scripting and Web Languages
- 48 months
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DisciplinesWeb Technologies & Cloud Computing Software Engineering Artificial Intelligence View 108 other Bachelors in Software Engineering in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, including these required courses:
- English, Grade 12 (ENG4U).
- Math, Grade 12 (U) (Any Grade 12 mathematics (U)).
- Any grade 12 science (U or M), or Grade 12 Computer Science (ICS4U) or Grade 12 Computer Engineering Technology (U or M) and
- Three other Grade 12 subjects (U or M); and
- Minimum 65% overall average.
- Two semesters of postsecondary education including required courses with a minimum 65% overall average.
International19556 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19556 CAD per year during 48 months.
National7875 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7875 CAD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Oakville
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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