Course - Under Graduate
Bachelor of Computer Applications (Hardware and Networking)(H&N)

Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Class XII or equivalent. Lateral entry to the 2nd year can be taken after a 3-year diploma.

About the program

The program includes a broad range of technical modules in hardware and computer networking so that the student will be able to maintain computer and network hardware, and also system software. The student will also be able to support all peripheral equipment which connects to computer networks. The 1st year will cover the key scientific, mathematical and engineering concepts that are essential for a future career in computer science. In the 2nd year subjects on computer application will be included and the 3rd year gives emphasis to the specialized subjects of Security, Hardware and Networking in order to provide valuable skills before stepping into the professional world of information technology. Students will be capable of implementing, administering and maintaining computer hardware, networks and security systems together with the knowledge of business operations and management. The program have a strong emphasis on the practical application of the technologies the student will learn about and therefore more than half of the program credits is based on experiential learning and practicals. The program is for those seeking a career in designing, building and maintaining computer networks.

 

Year

Course Description

Competencies

1st  year
1st & 2nd Semester

Enable you to learn the key scientific, mathematical and engineering concepts that are essential for a future career in Computer Science.

Basic competencies

2nd year
3rd  & 4th Semester

It covers various computer applications papers, Windows Server, PC Assembling & Troubleshooting, Windows Linux Administration

Core Competencies and Electives

3rd year
5th& 6th Semester

It give emphasis in specialized paper of Security, Hardware and Networking in order to provide valuable skill before stepping into the professional world of information technology.

Specialization and Real Time Applications

Course of study

The Hardware & Networking program focuses on industry-oriented requirements.

  • Theoretical knowledge: lectures, demonstration, group discussions, assignments, case studies.
  • Practical skills:laboratory, project works, industrial visits, presentations, seminars,workshops and other
  • experiential activities

All students are to complete any two out of the following five certification programs:

  1. Certified DTP operator
  2. Certified Hardware Technician
  3. Certified MS Office Package Professional
  4. Certified Joomla Developer
  5. Certified Search Engine Optimization Master

Course Outline:

First Semester

Sl. No.

Paper

Subject Code

Credits

1

Fundamentals of Computer & PC Software

BCA101

3

2

Concepts of Algorithms & Programming (CAP)

BCA102

3

3

CAP-Practical

BCA103

3

4

Basics of Web Designing-Practical

BCA104

3

5

PC Software and Hardware-Practical

BCA105

3

6

Foundation Mathematics

MATH101

3

7

English and Communication-I

ENGL101

4

 

Total Credits

22

Second Semester

Sl. No.

Paper

Subject Code

Credits

1

Programming with Java

BCA111

3

2

Operating Systems

BCA112

4

3

Programming with Java-Practical

BCA113

3

4

Linux Operating System -Practical

BCA114

3

5

Fundamental Discrete Mathematics

MATH111

3

6

English and Communication-II

ENGL111

4

 

Total Credits

20

Third Semester

Sl. No.

Paper

Subject Code

Credits

1

Computer Organization and Architecture

BCA201

4

2

Computer Networks

BCA202

4

3

Data Structures and Algorithms

BCA203

3

4

Data Structure  and Algorithms-Practical

BCA204

3

5

Numerical and Statistical Methods

MATH201

3

6

English and Communication III

ENGL201

3

 

Total Credits

20

Fourth Semester

Sl. No.

Paper

Subject Code

Credits

1

Software Engineering

BCA211

4

2

Database Management System

BCA212

3

3

DBMS –Practical

BCA213

3

4

Visual Programming -Practical

BCA214

3

5

Basic Windows Server Administration-Practical

BCAH211

3

6

Financial Management

BCA216

3

7

English and Communication-IV

ENGL211

3

 

Total Credits

22

Fifth Semester

Sl. No.

Paper

Subject Code

Credits

1

Advanced Windows Server Administration- Practical

BCAH301

3

2

Linux Server Administration -Practical

BCAH302

3

3

Wireless Network Security

BCAH303

4

4

Network Switching & Routing Technologies

BCAH304

4

5

Entrepreneurship Development

BCA305

3

6

English and Communication-V

ENGL301

3

 

Total Credits

20

Sixth Semester

Sl. No.

Paper

Subject Code

Credits

1

Router Configuration and Security

BCAH311

3

2

Router Configuration-Practical

BCAH312

3

3

Real Time Implementation Project

BCAH313

10

4

Personality Development

BCA314

2

5

English and Communication-VI

ENGL311

3

 

Total Credits

21

Career prospects

  • System Integrator
  • Networking Professional
  • PC Assembler/ Technician
  • Technical Support Executive
  • Network/ System Administrator
  • Electronic Data Processing Managers and System Engineers

This course is offered in :-

Department of Computer Science,
Martin Luther Christian University,
Dongktieh, Block 1, Nongrah,Shillong-793006.

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Meghalaya
Ph: 0364-2535467/0364- 2535437
E-mail: admin@mlcuniv.in , registrar@mlcuniv.in, admissions@mlcuniv.in
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