Profile of the Program

IT program provides a high quality educational opportunity with its dynamic and modular structure to those new graduates with an undergraduate degree on any area and those who yet work in IT related fields but want to gain an added value with an academically strengthened specialization. The program provides curriculum modules on five different IT related specialization areas; Business Intelligence, Management Information Systems, Networks and System Administration, Software Technologies and Computer based Education Technologies, to those coming from different backgrounds so that the students could have the opportunity to combine academic formation with various contemporary technological developments such as software, project, product development, IT management, IT hardware and software support, network management, business intelligence, distance learning and e-learning.

Qualification Awarded

The students who successfully complete the program are awarded the degree of Bachelor of Science

Level of Qualification

This is a program.

Specific Admission Requirements

Candidates graduated from a 4-years undergraduate program and having a minimum score of 55 from ALES (Quantitative) may apply to the program.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

The students studying in this undergraduate program are required to have a Cumulative Grade Points Average (Cum.GPA) of not less than 3.00/4.00 and have completed all the courses with at least a letter grade of C/S in the program in order to graduate. The minimum number of ECTS credits required for graduation is 120. It is also mandatory for the students to complete their compulsory Master Thesis Research and Master Thesis in a specified duration and quality.

Recognition of Prior Learning

At Bahcesehir University, full-time students can be exempted from some courses within the framework of the related by laws. If the content of the course previously taken in another institution is equivalent to the course offered at BAU, then the student can be exempted from this course with the approval of the related faculty/graduate school after the evaluation of the course content.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates

Graduates of Information Technologies Graduate Program may be primarily employed in nearly every function related with the operation of informatics sector, mainly in the topics of software development, database programming, network management, operating systems management, web programming and software design and analysis. In addition, the graduates have high skills about business intelligence in terms of collecting, analyzing, processing data and producing useful information through that data. The graduates related to the educational technologies field have great expertise about applying the information technologies to the education system.

Access to Further Studies

The students graduating from this program may apply to third cycle (Doctorate's degree) programmes.

Program Outcomes

1 Uses basic Software Engineering knowledge and competencies.
2 Applies the software development ability that is necessary for software engineering applications.
3 Uses data structures and applies information about algorithm development.
4 Develops system programs on operating systems.
5 Develops system programs on operating systems.
6 Creates the structure of computer networks and network security.
7 Uses business intelligence, data mining and data analysis tools, applies techniques about them.
8 Develops database applications and WEB based programs.
9 Defines, analyzes, designs and manages information technologies projects.
10 Uses and develops technology-based environments and tools in education.
11 Detects, identifies and solves information technology needs of the business environment.
12 Uses the capabilities of information technologies within the rules of professional responsibility and ethics.

Course & Program Outcomes Matrix

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
ISM5101 Research Methods and Ethics
YZM5507 Data Modelling and Relational Databases 3 3 2 2 2 2 3 4 3 3 3 4
YZM5511 Information Systems Analysis and Design 3 3 2 2 2 2 3 4 3 3 3 4
YZM5610 Information Technologies Project Management 3 3 2 2 2 2 3 4 3 3 3 4
YZM5887 Seminar 4 3 3 2 1 1 3 3 4 1 3 5
YZM5888-1 Master Thesis 4 2 3 1 1 2 3 3 4 2 4 5
YZM5888-2 Master Thesis 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5
Departmental Elective
BDA5002 Marketing Analytics
BDA5011 Big Data and Analytics
BDA5012 Big Data in Cloud Computing
BLG5625 Linux and Computer Networks
CMP5101 Data Mining
CMP5103 Artificial Intelligence
CMP5121 Network Security and Cryptography
CMP5123 Computer Networks and Mobile Communications
CMP5126 Image and Video Processing
CMP5130 Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition
CMP5133 Artificial Neural Networks
CMP5203 High Performance Computer Architecture
CMP5208 Parallel Computing with GPUs
CMP5550 Computer Vision
CMP6138 Analysis of Algorithms
CYS5021 Cyber Security
CYS5119 Secure Web Software Development
CYS5123 Web Application Security: Hacking and Defence
CYS5178 Penetration Testing
CYS5789 Cyber Security Law
ENM5212 Quality Management
ENM5510 Innovation and Creativity Management
IND5101 Smart Factories
IND5102 Internet of Things
INE5111 Mathematical Programming and Modelling
INE5126 System Simulation
INE5206 Decision Analysis
INE5261 Multi Attribute Decision Making
INE5309 Enterprise Resource Planning with SAP
INE6150 Design of Experiments
ISM5124 Strategic Human Resources Management
ISM5128 Financial Literacy for Executives
ISM5203 Statistical Data Analysis and Decision Making
ISM5204 Investment Decision Making
ISM5206 Decision Analysis
ISM5212 Quality Management
ISM5223 Corporal Management and Entrepreneurship
ISM5225 Human Resources Management
ISM5231 Strategic Management
ISM5242 Service Operations Management
ISM5254 Applied Optimization Techniques
ISM5302 Supply Chain and Logistics Management
ISM5322 Supply Chain Design
ISM5510 Innovation and Creativity Management
SEN5301 Introduction to Information Technologies Services Management
YZM5302 Agile Project Management
YZM5316 Business Systems Management
YZM5405 Learning Organizations
YZM5540 Programming with ASP.NET
YZM5550 Business Intelligence
YZM5560 Database Programming with PL/SQL
YZM5601 Programming with Java
YZM5604 Information Security Management
YZM5622 Human Computer Interaction Design 3 3 2 2 2 2 3 4 3 3 3 4

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

1. Semester
Course Code Course Name Prerequisites Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
YZM5507 Data Modelling and Relational Databases 3 0 3 8
YZM5610 Information Technologies Project Management 3 0 3 8
Departmental Elective 3 6
Departmental Elective 3 8
Total 30
2. Semester
Course Code Course Name Prerequisites Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
ISM5101 Research Methods and Ethics 1 0 1 2
YZM5511 Information Systems Analysis and Design 3 0 3 8
YZM5887 Seminar 0 0 0 10
Departmental Elective 3 8
Departmental Elective 3 8
Total 36
3. Semester
Course Code Course Name Prerequisites Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
YZM5888-1 Master Thesis 0 0 0 20
Total 20
4. Semester
Course Code Course Name Prerequisites Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
YZM5888-2 Master Thesis 0 0 0 30
Total 30

Program Director (or Equivalent)


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