Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology


BSc Instruments Science and Technology

Program Code: 080605
Program Length: 4 years
Degree Type: Engineering

Brief Introduction:
Computer Science is concerned with every aspect of the use of computing in our daily lives. Computer Scientists study the techniques that underpin such areas as artificial intelligence, computer graphics, e-commerce systems, operating systems and computer security. Our courses embody the fundamentals of programming languages, the essential tool of the Computer Science, as well as a wide range of languages including C++, C# and Java.
Students choose this subject at NUIST because of the wide range of cutting edge technologies they can learn, including 3D graphics, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, the Semantic Web and Space Robotics, and also because of the superb links we have with our neighbours: Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Intel and virtually every other blue chip IT company.

Course Content:
The course is divided into 4 academic years with each part comprising a number of modules as listed below (follow the links to find out more about each module).

Semester 1
Advanced Mathematics
Computing Essentials
China Overview

Semester 2
Programming Language Foundations
Advanced Mathematics
China Overview

Semester 3
Programming Language Foundations
Linear Algebra
Discrete Mathematics

Semester 4
Data Structure
Electronic technology Fundamentals
Probability and Statistics

Semester 5
Principles of Computer Organization
Database Fundamentals and Systems
Computer Networks
Client Side Programming
The Development of GUI

Semester 6
Operating System
Unified Modeling Language
Server Side Programming
Oracle: DB System & Application
J2EE Architecture & Development

Semester 7
Software Testing
Security Principles
Algorithm Design
Software Project Development

Semester 8
Training on Software Test
Final Project