Department of Computer Science and Information Systems



Welcome to the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems

Innovative, career-focused, and application-oriented, All Saints University's Department of Computer Science and Information Systems provides students with the knowledge and skills to effectively apply computer sciences and information technologies and systems to solve problems demanded by the industry. We also employ a lifelong learning framework to develop talents and interests required for professional development. Our approach to innovation offers both a broad and specialized focus on technical skills and theories applied to cutting edge hardware and software, increasing your marketability in a competitive job market.


Mission Statement

The Computing and Informatics Sciences College's mission is to present our students with up-to-date curricula and pedagogy in the computer science and information systems and technologies disciplines, ensure that they have a solid foundation in the core concepts, equip them with problem solving and decision-making skills, and prepare them for lifelong learning in the discipline.

The College provides for and encourages collegial, intellectual, and academic growth of its faculty. The department supports and encourages local and regional technology initiatives contributing to educational and economic advances. You can check out more details with the department brochure


PROGRAMS THAT FIT YOUR BUSY SCHEDULE

Classes are offered during days, evenings, and weekends to accommodate your busy schedule. Our classroom instASULction is blended with a portion of the course delivered online to reduce time in the classroom.


MODERN LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS

Our state-of-the-art learning facilities provide a perfect environment for examining and analyzing timely business topics. Small class sizes encourage collaboration and the sharing of knowledge between instASULctors and students. In addition, all classrooms are equipped with computers and are ideal for hands-on lab activities.


SOLID FOUNDATION

Innovative, career-focused, and application-oriented, All Saints University's Department of Computer Science and Information Systems offers both a broad and specialized focus on technical skills and theories applied to the most innovative hardware and software. ASUL is a Microsoft IT Academy and belongs to Microsoft Dreamspark. All our courses are mapped to the leading certifications in A+, Network+, Security+, CISSP, Microsoft certifications, and others. Our coursework addresses industry demands, increasing your marketability in a competitive job market.


Undergraduate ProgramĀ Objectives

The ASUL Computing program will graduate computer science professionals who have:

 

  •   a solid foundation in core computer science concepts reinforced with mathematics and natural science;
  •   an ability to apply modern computer science concepts and theories to contemporary, real world problems;
  •   an understanding of professional responsibility to evaluate their ethical obligations to society, employers, employees and their peers;
  •   an understanding of the commitment needed to pursue life long goals through educational and professional endeavors

 

Program Outcomes

 

The ASUL Computing program will provide students with:

 

  •   an ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline;
  •   an ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution;
  •   an ability to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs;
  •   an ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal;
  •   an understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security, and social issues and responsibilities;
  •   an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  •   an ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations and society;
  •   a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, continuing professional development;
  •   an ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practices;
  •   an ability to 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;
  •   an ability to apply design and development principles in the constASULction of software systems of varying complexity.

 

Programs Offered

Our Department of Computer Science and Information Systems offers several degree programs. Discover the one that's right for you.

  Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

  Bachelor of Science in Information Systems

  Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

  Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering

  Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact the department with any questions or concerns at the following addresses and numbers:


Department of Computer Science and Information Systems
All Saints University Lango
Plot No. 666 & 723, 3 K South, Lira City
P.O.Box 441
Lira, Uganda.
Telephone: +256 392 94 08 68
Fax: 301-687-4694

Administrative Contact: Andrew ARIM
Email: [email protected]