Application and Registration Closing Date: August 2nd, 2019

August 6, 2019
4 Years on FT and 5 Years on PT/DE


Dedan Kimathi Road, P.O Box 35243, Lusaka, Zambia.   View map

The demand for qualified lecturers and teachers of accounting courses in colleges and secondary schools has made it necessary to introduce the BScCompEd degree programme in order to raise the standards of teaching/lecturing in ICT these institutions. The collaboration between UNZA and ZCAS presents an opportunity to produce a product that will help to raise the standard of teaching ICTs in the country and the region.

To equip candidates with knowledge and skills in the fields of ICT and pedagogy in order for them to teach ICT programmes effectively.

To qualify for admission to the BComp Ed Programme an applicant must have a minimum of five credits at O’ level including English and must satisfy the Entrance Requirements of the BComp Ed Programme which are:

  • Successful completion of the one-year pre-degree programme offered by ZCAS
  • Successful completion first of year of Bachelor of Science with Education or BEDMAS
  • Successful completion of Diploma in Secondary Education Science and Mathematics
  • Degree holders in ICT
  • Any other relevant advanced diploma in ICT programme such as NCC-IAD or L5, the British qualification IMIS HND
  • Any relevant 3 year diploma in any ICT related area from a reputable college or university
  • Three ‘A’ level passes including Mathematics or equivalent.



The programme runs for four years on full time, part time and distance education and not more than five academic years in case of any eventualities or unforeseen circumstances.

Year 1Year 2Year 3Year 4


Semester 1 Semester 2
Course Code Course Title Course Code Course Title
PL 111 Communication Skills PCE 112 Ethics in Computing
PCE 121 Introduction to

Computing and ICT


PCE 122 Introduction to

Quantitative Methods

EDU 131 Foundation

Mathematics for Teachers

PCE 132 Emerging Trends in ICT
EDU 141 Principles and Practice of Education EDU 142  Ethics in Education




Semester 1 Semester 2
Course Code Course Title Course Code Course Title
BCE 211 Business Information Systems BCE 212 Internet Technologies
BCE 221 Introduction to Data Bases BCE 222 Systems Analysis and Design
BCE 231 Programming Concepts EDU 232 Computer Teaching Methods 1
EDU 241 Educational Psychology EDU 242 Sociology of Education
Semester 1 Semester 2
Course Code Course Title Course Code Course Title
BCE 311 ICT In Education BCE 312 Mobile Technologies
BCE 321 Project Management BCE 322 Computer Networking
BCE 331 Object Oriented Programming BCE 332 Soft Systems Methodologies
BCE 341 Computer Organisation and Architecture EDU 342 Computer Teaching Methods II
  EDU 352 School Experience
Semester 1 Semester 2
Course Code Course Title Course Code Course Title
BCE 411 Computer Security BCE 412 Advanced Databases
EDU 421 Educational Research BCE 422 Computing Project
BCE 431 Web Engineering BCE 432 Advanced Object Oriented Programming
EDU 441 Computer Teaching Methods III EDU 442 Curriculum Theory and Practice

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