Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) Program Offered at Laikipia University

Laikipia University

Laikipia County

Bachelors Degree 4 years Fulltime Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Bachelors Degree (Accredited by: Laikipia University)

About Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) Bachelors Degree program.

The Bachelor of Computer Science at Laikipia University caters for students with specific interests in computer science and/or information technology. It has a core of compulsory computer science courses and a wide range of electives including mathematics and statistics.

The program produces highly skilled, adaptable graduates who are able to design computer-based solutions to address information management and processing problems in industry, commerce, science, entertainment and the public sector.

Objectives of Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)

By the time of graduation, students will be able to:

  • Communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  • Function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal
  • Use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice
  • Apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline
  • Analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society
  • Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development
  • Analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution
  • Apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity
  • Gain an understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities
  • Design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs
  • Apply mathematical foundations, algorithmic principles, and computer science theory in the modeling and design of computer-based systems in a way that demonstrates comprehension of the tradeoffs involved in design choices

Entry requirements for Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)

  • KCSE with a mean grade of C+ and at least a B in Physics and Mathematics

About Laikipia University

Laikipia University Main Campus is located 50 km from Nakuru town and 11 km from Nyahururu Town, along the Nakuru - Nyahururu Highway. It is situated in a serene environment which is conducive for learning. The Main Campus is the University nerve centre where most courses are offered and has ... read more