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Regulations for the Degree of Bachelor of Computer Science (BCompSc)

  1. The Personal Programmes of Study Regulations apply in these regulations.
  2. Admission

  3. Candidates for the Degree must have qualified for admission to the University of Waikato and met any criteria set out in the Criteria for Admission to Particular Qualifications
  4. Requirements for the Degree

  5. The normal minimum period of enrolment for completion of the Degree is three years.
  6. Candidates must enrol with the Division of Health, Engineering, Computing and Science and follow an approved programme of study.
  7. Candidates must gain 360 points at 100, 200, 300, or above, with at least 240 points above 100 level and at least 105 points above 200 level.
  8. Candidates may complete the requirements of a specified programme.
        Specified Programmes
        Data Analytics
        Embedded Systems
  9. To complete the requirements of a specified programme, candidates must pass the papers prescribed for that programme in the relevant subject entry in the University of Waikato Catalogue of Papers.
  10. Candidates who are not completing a specified programme, may complete a minor by gaining 60 points in any minor subject, including at least 30 points above 100 level. Candidates must also meet any specific requirements prescribed for the minor in the relevant subject entry in the University of Waikato Catalogue of Papers.
  11. Candidates may complete the Bachelor of Computer Science without a specified programme or minor by completing the papers prescribed in the Computer Science subject entry on the University of Waikato Catalogue of Papers.
  12. Variations

  13. The Pro Vice-Chancellor or delegated authority may vary or waive these regulations in individual cases.