Computing and Solid-State Device Technology

Computer Science and Mathematics Programs




Computing and Solid-State Device Technology

 

OUAC Code:
BSC
 
Degree:
Bachelor of Science
 
Program:
4-Year BSc (Honours) Computing and Solid State Device Technology
4.5-Year BSc (Honours) Computing and Solid State Device Technology Co-op
 
Program Description:
This degree prepares you for an exciting career in computer technology by tackling computing from the hardware perspective. If you like math and physics, love to think, and have an urge to take apart your computer to figure out how it works, this cutting-edge program is right for you. The program emphasizes practical aspects of computing and the use of computer-based and other solid-state electronic devices in control, manufacturing and research. You’ll acquire the skills needed to meet real-world challenges of new technologies in our world and workplaces. We’ll make sure you have a head start on your career by building in first-hand experience with the opportunity to participate in a summer internship work placement, or the Co-op option. 

The Computing and Solid-State Device Technology Co-op program allows you to combine academic and work terms and gain valuable work experience. As a co-op student, your degree will be completed over four and one-half years and will include three work terms. You’ll complete four academic terms prior to your first work placement.

Careers:
• IT hardware engineer
• automation of manufacturing processes
• IT systems operations analyst
• VoIP (Voice-over Internet Specialist)
• digital TV technologist
 
* Please note that some careers may require additional professional or graduate qualifications.

 

Entrance Requirements:
ENG4U, SPH4U, MHF4U or MCV4U (min. 70%).
 
Expected Cut-off:
Mid 70s
 
Program Plan:
To see the courses that you will be taking within this program check the online Undergraduate Course Calendar
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For more information contact
Heather Bellisario, Academic Advisor
905-688-5550 x4102
hbellisario@brocku.ca