Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences (Honours)

Advance your understanding of the latest developments in computer and information sciences in as little as one year with the Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences (Honours).

The Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences (Honours) is for students who have graduated with a Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences, or a similar qualification. It will give you a competitive advantage in the global information communication and technology job market, and can fast-track your progress to doctoral studies.

Start date: 2018

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Start date: 2019

This programme brochure will be available soon.

Minimum entry requirements

  • Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences (or equivalent) with a B+ grade average or higher in level 7 papers.

Postgraduate Research Proposal (PGR1 form)

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

You choose from papers that range from artificial intelligence and software systems engineering to knowledge engineering and information systems technology.

In the second semester you undertake an honours dissertation – normally a small scale research project – under the guidance of an academic supervisor.

Most papers last one semester and are worth 15 points. You must complete 120 points in total.

Complete the following papers

And choose 60 points from

*Enrolment subject to approval by the programme leader

More details about papers in this programme

Search for a paper (Arion)

Email MCIS@aut.ac.nz

Enrolment in papers is subject to meeting all requirements and availability of papers.

  • Data analyst and knowledge engineer
  • Database architect and curator
  • E-commerce and cloud solutions architect
  • Health informatician and bioinformatician
  • IT strategist and project manager
  • Software engineer and architect
  • Network security architect and analyst
Quick facts
Programme code:
AK3687
Level:
8
Points:
120
Duration:
1 year full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

Fees:
Domestic
$8,540
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. The exact tuition fee will depend on papers selected and may exceed this figure.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, the tuition fee may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
International
$35,885
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. The exact fees will depend on papers selected and may vary from the figure stated.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019 the fee may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

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