Faculty of Computer Studies (FCS)
The Arab Open University currently offers a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology and Computing with five track options, Bachelor of Science in Graphic and Multimedia Design/Technology and a Master of Science in Information Security and Forensics.
Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Information Technology and Computing: : (5 track options)
- Information Technology and Computing (ITC)
Students will acquire knowledge and key skills about important topics in the field of ITC, including Communication and Information Technologies, Object Oriented Programming, Software Engineering, Data Management and Analysis.
- Computer Science(CS)
Through the study of this pathway, the students will gain in depth knowledge about the key Computer Science areas such as Object Oriented Programming, Data Structures and Algorithms, Operating Systems, Computer Graphics and Multimedia, Data Management and Analysis, Changing Work Environments and Flexible working arrangements and Artificial Intelligence.
- Web Development (WD)
This important pathway enable students to undertake study of specialized topics related to Web Development including, Changing Work Environments and Flexible working arrangements, Object Oriented Programming, Web Technologies, Algorithms and Data Structures, Mobile and Cloud Technologies and Interaction Design and User Experience.
- Networking and Security (N&S)
This pathway provides students with opportunities to study specialized topics related to Networking and Security, including study of CISCO Networking, Advanced Networking, Applied Network Security, Communication Technology and Changing Work Environments and Flexible working arrangements.
- Computing with Business (CwB)
This pathway is a good blend of Computing and Business concepts, and students will acquire knowledge about important topics, including Object Oriented Programming, Data Management and Analysis, Web Mobile and Cloud Technologies, Business Opportunities and Strategic Management.