Bachelor degree

Germany

English

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Overview

The quicker business and society develop, the more multifaceted Computer Science becomes in response. IU's Bachelor programme in Computer Science is designed to equip you with the dynamic skillset required to successfully enter this area, where you will be at the forefront of such as innovative fields as Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Digital Development, and more. Additionally, you’ll hone your professional profile through primers in related topics like Project Management and IT Law. With IU, you can study 100% online, on campus, or switch between both with their new flexible studies option.

Two Degrees, Double the Advantage

IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU) has partnered with London South Bank University to give you the chance to have your degree validated by two institutions. When you choose this option, you’ll graduate from IU with both a German degree and a British degree, giving you a major career boost! This opportunity comes with no extra study courses or travelling.

Program Structure

1st semester

  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Introduction to Academic Work
  • Mathematics I
  • Object-oriented Programming with Java
  • Data structures and Java class library
  • Intercultural and Ethical Decision-Making

2nd semester

  • Mathematics II
  • Web Application Development
  • Collaborative Work
  • Statistics - Probability and Descriptive Statistics
  • Computer Architecture and Operating Systems
  • Project: Java and Web Development

3rd semester

  • Database Modeling and Database Systems
  • Project: Build a Data Mart in SQL
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Algorithms, Data Structures, and Programming Languages
  • IT Service Management

4th semester

  • Project: IT Service Management
  • Theoretical Computer Science and Mathematical Logic
  • Introduction to Programming with Python
  • Software Quality Assurance
  • Specification
  • Project: Software Engineering

5th semester

  • Seminar: Current Topics in Computer Science
  • Introduction to Data Protection and IT Security
  • Cryptography
  • Elective A

Choose two modules out of 5:

  • Mobile Software Engineering
  • Big Data and Cloud technologies
  • Business Intelligence
  • Software Engineering with Python
  • IT Project and Architecture Management

6th semester

  • Elective B

Choose two modules out of 5:

  • Mobile Software Engineering
  • Big Data and Cloud technologies
  • Business Intelligence
  • Software Engineering with Python
  • IT Project and Architecture Management
  • Agile Project Management
  • IT Law
  • Computer Science and Society
  • Bachelor Thesis

Academic Requirements:

  • Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate such as A-Levels, IB Diploma including your Transcript of Records.
  • Proof of eligibility to study a bachelor's degree at university in Germany.

Depending on your chosen programme, academic level, and background, you might need to also take one of the following to make sure you are ready to study with us:

  • Bachelor Entrance Examination
  • Pathway Programme
  • English Level:
    - Proof of English skills.
    - Speexx B2.2 Certificate (complimentary when signing up with IU - free of charge)
    - If English is your native language or you graduated from an English-speaking school/university, you do not have to prove your English skills.