Certificate Course in Computer Science ( CCS )

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  • Category

    Certificate Courses
  • Duration

    4 Months (Part Time)
  • Commencement

    2017-09-07
  • The course provides an understanding of computer science fundamentals.
  • The course helps students to decide whether to pursue higher studies in Computer Science.
  • It also provides basic computer skills for work in Business Systems.
  • Entry Requirements

    Sat for GCE O/L or A/L.
  • Syllabus / Content

    1. Introduction to Computer Science

    2. Number Systems and Computer Arithmetic
      • Binary, Octal and Hexadecimal number systems
      • Conversions between number systems
      • Binary arithmetic

    3. Data Representations
      • Data and Information
      • Quantitative Data: Two's Complement, IEEE floating point representations
      • Qualitative Data: ASCII, EBCDIC and Unicode

    4. System Software
      • MS DOS, MS Windows, Open Source Operating Systems
      • Advance features of operating systems

    5. Computer Applications
      • MS Word.
      • MS PowerPoint.
      • MS Excel.
      • MS Access.

    6. Computer Architecture and Hardware
      • Hardware vs. Software
      • Major Hardware components of a Computer
      • Assembling, Disassembling and troubleshooting
      • Low Level Programming

    7. Computer Networking and Internet Technologies
      • Basics of computer communication
      • Network topologies and IP addressing
      • Internet, email and world wide web
      • Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML)
      • Adobe Dreamweaver

    8. Computer Programming
      • Problem solving Algorithms
      • C Programming
      • VB.net Programming

    9. Database Design and Development
      • Database management systems and database design process
      • Structured Query language(SQL)

    10. Concepts in Digital Electronics
      • Boolean Operations, Identities and Simplifications
      • Logic Gates, Circuits and Circuit design

    11. Multimedia & Hypermedia Technologies
      • Basic concepts of Multimedia
      • Introduction to multimedia tools
  • Fee & Funding

  • Methodology

    Lectures / Practicals / Assignments and Evaluation Test.
  • Course Director(s)

    Ms. A M D Chandrasena (Colombo)
    Ms. P R R W M I K Abhayasinghe (Kandy)
    Ms. A U P Athukorala/ Ms. K H J Imalka (Matara)
  • Lectures & Practicals

    From 0830 to 1630, Practicals: 2 hours per Week

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Commencement
Dates

Full Time
Colombo
27 2017-09
13 2017-10
Kandy
7 2017-09
Kurunegala
26 2017-09
Matara
4 2017-10
Galle
12 2017-09
Weekend
Matara
Galle
Colombo
Kandy
Kurunegala
Part Time
Kandy
16 2017-09
Kurunegala
30 2017-09
Matara
Galle
16 2017-09
Colombo
30 2017-07
15 2017-10
10 2017-12