The Bachelor of Applied Computing Technologies is a unique, purpose-designed program that seeks to graduate a fit-for-purpose graduate who is responsive to the needs/challenges of the different sectors of the economy. The program offers three focus areas; Enterprise Solutions; Infrastructure and Business Technology. These three have been identified through a consultative process with the different industry players. For every course unit, there will be a minimum of 40% applied training by practise resource persons.

The Target group

The program will target students from high school under the direct entry program, diploma students who are seeking to advance their career qualifications. Essential will be the attitude and aptitude to learn with a desire to contribute meaningfully to the self and the economy.

Nature of the Program

This will be offered as both a full-time and evening/part-time program to cater to the different demand dimensions.

Full Course Curriculum

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CODE

CODE NAME

CU

 YEAR ONE

BAT1101

Mathematics for Computing

3

BAT1102

Computer/Digital Literacy(ICDL)

3

BAT1103

Enterprise Hardware and Maintenance

4

BAT1105

Programming concepts and Languages

4

BAT1106

Introduction to Business Environment(BBA)

3

BAT1201

Computation and reasoning

3

BAT1202

Database Systems

4

BAT1203

Research Design, Methodology and Tools

4

BAT1204

Business and Professional Practice

3

BAT1205

Platform Technologies

4

 YEAR TWO

BAT2101

Data Structures and Algorithms/programming concepts

4

BAT2102

E-Business Management & Strategy

3

BAT2103

Enterprise Networking and Telecommunication

4

BAT2104

Enterprise Software Programming -Elective

4

BAT2105

Software Engineering - Elective

4

BAT2106

Systems and Project Engineering - Elective

4

BAT2107

Industrial training Experience

5

BAT2201

Business Process Modelling

4

BAT2202

Human Computer Interaction/HCD

4

BAT2203

Database and Information Management

3

BAT2204

Project Planning and Management

4

BAT2205

Intelligent systems - Elective

4

BAT2206

Mobile Computing - Elective

4

BAT2209

Business Research & Writing(BBA)

5

 YEAR THREE

BAT3101

Data Science and Big Data Analytics - Elective

4

BAT3102

Information and Cybersecurity

4

BAT3103

Transformation Planning and Organization Change Management

3

BAT3104

Enterprise Risk Management

3

BAT3015

Cloud computing - Elective

4

BAT3016

Computer graphics and Visualization - Elective

4

BAT3201

Enterprise System Resource Management

3

BAT3202

Strategies for Emerging Technologies

3

BAT3203

Digital Forensics - Elective

4

BAT3204

Strategic Business consulting - Elective

4

BAT3205

Business Modelling and Innovation - Elective

4

BAT3206

Project Capstone

10

Why

Choose BACT

Experiential Skills & Character

Our approach is experiential learning with a focus on developing soft skills and character.

International Business Lecturers

A distinguishing feature of the program is faculty and guest lecturers who are business leaders with international and technology management experience, and who will work with students on real business issues.

E-Learning Blend

We work with a blend of classroom and online learning.

DURATION

3 YEARS

TUITION

1,600,000 Ugx per semester OR
621 USD per semester

REQUIRED

2 Principal passes at UACE | Diploma in ICT or Business

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