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Associate in Information Technology
Programme Code: 8C112-IT
Programme Leader: WONG, Simon Chi-wang 王志宏
Assistant Programme Leader: TSANG, Ken Cheuk-kan 曾卓勤

What is this programme about?

Why this programme?

Articulation rate over 91% in 2016
Visit IT departments of organisations
Attend seminars conducted ...

Graduate sharing

I gained lots of opportunities and support for both academic and co-curricular development ...

Why this programme?

  • Articulation rate over 91% in 2016
  • Visit IT departments of organisations
  • Attend seminars conducted by IT practitioners
  • Internship opportunities

 

This programme offers a broad-based and holistic education which will equip you with not only generic skills and knowledge essential for lifelong learning but also IT-specific knowledge crucial to future academic pursuits or career development in the IT field.

What will I learn?

Curriculum Structure
You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 23 subjects in total, ...

Where will I go after HKCC?

Articulation Track Record of Graduates
More than 100 local and overseas bachelor's degree ...

What will I learn?

Curriculum Structure

 

You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 23 subjects in total, comprising 12 - 15 General Education Subjects and 8 Discipline-specific Subjects.

 

General Education Subjects

 

8 - 10 Compulsory Subjects

 

  • Applied Computing
  • Calculus
  • Chinese Communication for College Students@ OR Elementary Chinese~
  • Computer Programming
  • Creative and Critical Thinking
  • English for Academic Studies (Science and Technology) I
  • English for Academic Studies (Science and Technology) II
  • Introduction to Linear Algebra*
  • Introduction to Probability and Statistics*
  • Practical English for College Students*

 

@Taught in Putonghua
~Students who are non-Chinese speakers, or whose Chinese standards are at junior secondary level or below are required to take this subject.

 

4 - 5 Elective Subjects*# (from the following cluster areas)

 

  • Community, Organisation and Globalisation
  • History, Cultures and World Views
  • Human Nature, Relations and Development
  • Language and Communication
  • Science, Technology and Environment

 

*Exemptions

 

HKDSE Result

Subject Exempted

Level 3 or above in English

Practical English for College Students

Level 2 or above in Mathematics Extended Module 2

Introduction to Linear Algebra

Level 2 or above in Mathematics Extended Module 1

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

Level 3 or above in any one subject (other than English)

One General Education elective subject

 

For the full list of more than 50 General Education subjects, please click here.

 

Discipline-specific Subjects

 

5 Compulsory Subjects

 

  • Computer Networking
  • Data Structures
  • Database Systems
  • Discrete Structures
  • Object Oriented Programming

 

3 Elective Subjects# (from the following subjects)

 

  • Computer Organisation
  • Computer System Principles
  • E-Business
  • Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction Methods
  • Introduction to Geomatics
  • Logic Design
  • Operating Systems
  • Programming Project
  • Signal and System Analysis
  • Software Engineering
  • Survey Adjustment
  • Visual Interface and Interaction Design and Development

 

#Offering of individual elective subjects is subject to resources and quota availability.

 
Intended Learning Outcomes
 
Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates will be able to achieve its intended learning outcomes. For details, please click here.

Where will I go after HKCC?

Articulation Track Record of Graduates

  

More than 100 local and overseas bachelor's degree programmes have admitted graduates from HKCC's Associate Degree Scheme in Science and Technology. For the articulation track record of graduates, please click here.

  

Career Prospects

 

  • Programmer
  • Sales Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • System Administrator
  • System Analyst
  • System Engineer