Bachelor of Arts in Communications

General

Program Description

Bachelor of Arts in Communications

The Information Technology and Computer Science Department aims to provide students with practical and theoretical knowledge of:

    •    Modern software design, development, and implementation techniques

    •    Modern communication and networking technologies

    •    Information storage, retrieval, and management techniques

    •    Mathematical and scientific approaches in ITCS



Degree Descriptions

The Information Technology and Computer Science Department provides students with the following degrees:


• Bachelor of Science (BS) with a concentration in Computer Science and Information Technology

• Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Communications


Computer Science Program Description


The curriculum provides a balance between important theoretical concepts and practical applications, and provides students with solid mathematical foundations. Once students have earned 30 credit hours and have declared their intended degree program, they are advised within the department. Elective courses give students the opportunity to learn more about the following areas:


• Computer Networking and Telecommunications

• Database Design and Administration

• Web Systems and E-business/E-Commerce

• Software Engineering

Communications Program Description


The Communications degree is focused upon the integration of Multimedia and Journalism. Students will have the ability to analyze social issues and present their insight in a dynamic manner with contemporary journalism tools such as video, web design, blogging, and social media.



Last updated October 2017

About the School

The American University of Afghanistan is Afghanistan’s only private, not-for-profit, non-partisan and co-educational university.

The American University of Afghanistan is Afghanistan’s only private, not-for-profit, non-partisan and co-educational university. Read less