B.Sc. (Hons) Mobile Application Development

B.Sc. (Hons) Mobile Application Development

Intakes

  • Autumn Semester
  • Spring Semeste

Overview

Main aim of this course is to provide students with the general idea in Mobile Application Development. Mobile Application Development is process of development of application software, commonly referred to as Apps, for mobile phones, tablets and phablets to name a few. Some of these Apps are pre-installed on the phones by the OEMs or can also be delivered via various online application portals like Google Play, Apple AppStore and Microsoft Store.
Mobile Application industry is worth US $77 billion while it has been projected to exceed US $100 billion mark by 2020. Mobile app development has been steadily growing, in revenues and jobs created.

Course Content

Year 1

  • Programming 
  • Information Systems
  • Logic and Problem Solving 
  • Digital Design and Image Making

Year 2

  • Data Structure & Specialist Programming 
  • Databases 
  • Project Management, Systems Development & Usability 
  • Android Application Design & Development 
  • iPhone Application Design & Development

Year 3

  • Mobile Implementation of trending technologies 
  • Long Work Related Learning 
  • Application Development 
  • Project

Career Prospects

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Software Engineer | Software Systems Developer | Web Application Developer | Mobile Application Developer Senior Db Administrator | System Analyst

Entry Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Track
  • HSEB 10+2 overall aggregate of 55% and above, Year 12 English score 60% and above, and SLC Mathematics score of 50% above, or
  • 2 ‘A’ Level passes with minimum grades A to C or 3 ‘A’ Level passes with minimum grades D and above; and General Paper (A or AS Level) or English (A or AS Level) with Grade E and above.

Applicants who do not meet the above mentioned English requirements can substitute with the following English Tests: IELTS 5.5 and above (minimum score of 5.5 in each component) or Pearson Test of English Score above 47.

Students not meeting the Entry Requirements will have to pursue iAcademy’s University Foundation Certificate (UFC). UFC is a one year academic programme awarded by iAcademy (New Zealand) and articulated with advanced standing by London Metropolitan University (UK). 

 

University Foundation Certificate Entry Requirements
  • HSEB +2 total aggregate of 45% and above, and Year 12 English score of  45% and above, or
  • 2 ‘A’ level subject passes, and a pass in General Paper (A or AS Level) or English (A or AS Level) with Grade E and above.

Applicants who do not meet the above mentioned English requirements can substitute with the following English Tests: IELTS 4.5 and above or Pearson Test of English Score above 37.

Semester 1

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Mathematics: 15 Credits
  • Introducation to IT: 15 Credits

Semester 2

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Statistics: 15 Credits
  • Introduction to Business: 15 Credits

All other qualifications are revaluated on a case-by-case basis by London Metropolitan University