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WPCS 2.1.5
Tuition Fees:$3,500 /year
Applications Begin:June 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Science Education Honours Degree in Computer Science
Start Date:August 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Science Education
Campus:FSE Campus
Application Deadline:
Programme Overview

This programme seeks to produce graduates who will be among the world leaders in producing curriculum practitioners of the highest calibre, capable of advancing knowledge and skills in science and mathematics instruction.

Curriculum

Part   I
Code                    Narration
CS101                  Introduction to Comp. Science
CS103                  Maths foundations for Comp. Science
PH107                  Physics for Computer Science
CS111                  Operating Systems
MT100                  Pre-Calculus
PH107                  Physics for Computer Science
PC101                  Theoretical Foundations of Education
AS103                  Preschool & Primary School Experience
PC103                  Communication Skills

Part II
CS421                  Procedural Programming
PH207                  Electronics for   Computer Science
CS113                  Computer Architecture
CS212                  Data Comp. & Networking
MT101                  Calculus I
MT102                  Linear Maths I
PH207                  Electronics for Computer Science
PC201                  Introduction to the Curriculum
PC202                  General Pedagogics for Science Teaching
AS203                  Secondary School (1-4) Experience

Part III
CS201                  Database Concepts
CS112                  Object Orientated Programming I
CS214                  Web Design
CS422                  Web Programming
CS420                  System Design & Administration
CS216                  Software Engineering
CS202                  Management Information Systems
MT111                  Calculus II
MT202                  Linear Maths II
MT212                  Numerical Methods
MT114                  Introduction to Maths Computing
MT212                  Numerical Methods
PC301                   Curriculum DesignImplementation & Evaluation
PC303                   Pedagogics in the Teaching Subject
AS303                   Secondary School (5-6) Experience
PC104                   Citizenship Education
HS101                   HIV/AIDS Education

Part IV
CS203                   Object Orientated Programming II
CS416                   E – Commerce
CS470                   Project
PC401                    Curriculum Issues in Science Teaching & Learning
AS403                    Final Applied Science Education

Admission Requirements

A prospective student must meet the following requirements:

– Have obtained a Pass at A-Level in Mathematics or Computer Science and at least one of the following subjects or their recognized equivalents; Biology, Chemistry, Geography, and Physics (or Physical Science); AND
– Have five passes at O-Level including English Language and Mathematics.
– Special Entry and Mature Entry admission shall be in accordance with the General Regulations.

Application Process
Application Fees for Zimbabwean Students: $3,619
Application Fees for International Students: $3,619

How to Apply
– Application forms may be downloaded by clicking here or obtained from the University, Admissions Office.
– Payment of application fees can be done at the University Cash Office or through any CBZ Bank – A/c No: 662-60902130074, Bindura Branch
– Complete the application form in full and indicate on top of the application form the intake you prefer (March or August) and the mode of study (Block or Full Time).
– Post or hand-deliver your completed application form to; Assistant Registrar – Admissions, Registration & Student Records, Bindura University of Science Education Bag 1020 Bindura.
– Attach certified copies of educational qualifications, I.D, Birth Certificate and proof of payment of the requisite application fees. Applications without these documents will not be processed.
– Successful candidates will be notified through their contact numbers and national press.

Career Opportunities

Careers you could pursue with this degree include:
– Data scientist.
– Software tester.
– Web developer.
– Systems analyst.
– Business analyst.

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Tuition Fees for Zimbabwean Students: $3,500
Tuition Fees for International Students: $1,809,500

Tuition fee for Zimbabwean Students= 3500 ZWD
Tuition fee for International Students= 1,809,500 ZWD

Note:

International students are students who are not resident in Zimbabwe or whose parents or legal guardians are not resident in Zimbabwe at the date of their registration.

Lecturers

– Mr. Solomon Gowe
– Mrs. Petronella M. Muhita

Relevant Contact

 
General University Contact
Responsible for Admissions Enquiries
 
Mrs. T. Gate
Assistant registrar