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Course Structure

 

Junior Freshman

In the Junior Freshman (first) year, students take a number of mandatory subjects in business and computer science areas.
Students take three mandatory business subjects: Fundamentals of Management & Organisation; Introduction to Economic Policy; and Statistical Analysis I. Students take five mandatory computer science subjects: Mathematics; Introduction to Programming (e.g. development of Java applications); Programming project I; Introduction to Computing I; and Introduction to Computing II.

 

Senior Freshman

In the Senior Freshman (second) year, students take a number of mandatory subjects in business and computer science areas. Students take six mandatory business subjects (half year courses): Organisational Behaviour; Principles of Marketing; Introduction to Accounting; Introduction to Finance; Introduction to Operations Management; and Creative Thinking, Innovation and Entrepreneurial Action.

Students take the following computer science subjects: Algorithms and Data Structures; Programming Project II; Information Management I; Systems Programming I and Systems Analysis & Design I.

 

Junior Sophister

In the Junior Sophister (third) year, students take a combination of subjects, of which one third must be from business, one third from computer science and one third from either. The subject choices are drawn from a list of optional modules as follows:

Computer Science Module Choices:

Applied probability I; Statistical Methods for Computer Science; Symbolic Programming; Software Engineering; Information Management II; Software Engineering Group Project; Artificial Intelligence I; Telecommunications II; Compiler design I;  e-Business I; e-Business II; Introduction to Functional Programming; Computational Mathematics.

Business Module Choices:

Management Accounting for Business Decsisions; Financial and Management Accouting; Human Resource Management; Business in Society; Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Business Modelling; Introduction to Fixed Income Securities and Alternative Investments; Corporate Finance and Equity Valuation; Services Management; Digital Technology in Operations; Organisation Theory and Organisational Analysis; Investments; Social Entrepreneurship; Contemporary Marketing Management; Marketing for Different Organisational and Business Contexts.

 

Senior Sophister

In the Senior Sophister (fourth) year, students take a combination of subjects, of which a quarter must be from business, a quarter from computer science (the computer science final-year project) and the remaining subjects drawn from a list of optional modules as follows:

Computer Science Module Choices:

Advanced Telecommunications; Fuzzy Logic, Formal Verification; Topics in Functional Programming; Distributed Systems; Human Factors; Computer Graphics; Computer Vision; Artificial Intelligence IIa; Artificial Intelligence IIb; Compiler Design II; Strategic Information Systems.

Business Module Choices:

International Business & the Global Economy; Exploring Organisational Experience; Financial Reporting and Analysis; Advances in Marketing Theory and Practice; Managing New Product Development; Social Innovation and Social Impact; Economic Policy and Business History; Derivatives & International Finance.

 

Please note that not all modules run each year and the selection of offered modules is subject to change. Modules are subject to staff availability and timetabling constraints.

 


Last updated 20 December 2016 by enquiries@scss.tcd.ie.