University of Economics – Varna

Informatics and Computer Sciences

Degree: Bachelor

Type of education: Full-time

Number of semesters: 8

Professional qualification: Informatics and Computer Sciece

Professional field: INFORMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

Faculty: Faculty of Informatics
Duration: 4 years
Language: Bulgarian
Mode of study: Full-time

Specific courses:

  • Programming and Data Structures;
  • Web Technologies;
  • Visual Programming with Java;
  • Information System Design;
  • Computer Graphics;
  • Computer Networks and Communications;
  • .NET Technologies;
  • Logic and Functional Programming;
  • Server Programming;
  • Intelligent Systems;
  • Software Technologies;
  • Cloud Services.

Expected knowledge and skills after acquiring qualification:
The students majoring Informatics and Computer Science acquire theoretical knowledge and practical skills related to application of information services in technical, organizational, economical, and legal aspects. Through seminars and practical work students develop their expertise in using programmer languages and development technologies C/C++, C#, .NET, Java, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, PHP and more; databases SQL Server and My SQL; operational system Windows, Linux and compatible applications; CMS as WordPress, Joomla, Magento, Drupal, OS Commerce, OpenCart; software products for graphic and video editing, projecting and modelling, file transferring and management of projects, server support, network configurations and more.

Employment opportunities upon graduation:

  • programmers, developing system and applied software in various areas;
  • business and office information systems developers;
  • system analysts who do research, develop and maintain business and office information systems;
  • data base administrators;
  • computer network administrators;
  • system administrators;
  • information system managers;
  • computer consultants;
  • specialists who maintain and develop computer systems for end users;
  • design and programming experts, etc.
Programme
First year
2020
Studied subjects Semester Credits Type of grading Student involvement
Total Self-study Classes
CORE
Introduction to Informatics 1 9 Exam 270 195 75
Computer Architectures 1 9 Exam 270 195 75
Physical Education 1 1 Ongoing assessment 30 0 30
Linear Algebra and Analytic Geometry 1 9 Exam 270 195 75
Electives (1) 1 3 Ongoing assessment 90 60 30
Operating Systems 2 8 Exam 240 165 75
Introduction to Programming 2 8 Exam 240 165 75
Physical Education 2 1 Ongoing assessment 30 0 30
Mathematical Analysis 2 8 Exam 240 165 75
Electives (1) 2 3 Ongoing assessment 90 60 30
Database Fundamentals 3 9 Exam 270 195 75
Object Oriented Programming 3 9 Exam 270 195 75
Physical Education 3 1 Ongoing assessment 30 0 30
Numerical Methods and Algorithms 3 8 Exam 240 165 75
Electives (1)
  • UNIX Operating Systems
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics
  • Algebra
  • Project Management
3 4 Exam 120 60 60
Physical Education 4 1 Ongoing assessment 30 0 30
Total for CORE 0 0
Special
Academic Research 2 3 Ongoing assessment 90 60 30
Programming and Data Structures 4 9 Exam 270 195 75
Design of Information Systems 5 8 Exam 240 180 60
Web Technologies 5 8 Exam 240 165 75
Graphical User Interface Programming in Java 5 8 Exam 240 165 75
Electives (1)
  • Web Content Management Systems
  • Modelling and Optimization
  • Database Administration
  • Automated software testing
5 6 Exam 180 120 60
Computer Graphics 6 6 Exam 180 120 60
Computer Networks and Communication 6 7 Exam 210 135 75
.Net Technologies 6 7 Exam 210 135 75
Electives (1)
  • Programming in Python
  • Cryptography and Data Protection
  • Operation Studies
  • Customer Experience Design
6 5 Exam 150 90 60
Logical and Functional Programming 7 8 Exam 225 165 60
Server-Side Web Programming 7 8 Exam 255 180 75
Cloud Technologies 7 8 Exam 240 180 60
System Administration 7 6 Exam 180 120 60
Software Technology 8 5 Exam 150 90 60
Intelligent Systems 8 5 Exam 150 75 75
Electives (2)
  • Statistical Databases
  • Software Architectures
  • Game Development
  • Machine Learning
  • Server MVC Programming
  • Management of Information Security
8 10 Exam 300 180 120
Total for Special 0 0
University specialised
Discrete Mathematics 4 9 Exam 270 195 75
Electives (1)
  • Complex Analysis
  • Statistical Software
  • Geometry
  • Multimedia
  • Internet Office Applications
4 6 Exam 180 120 60
Electives (1)
  • Economics of the Enterprise
  • Accounting
  • Financial Innovations
  • Applied Economics
4 6 Exam 180 120 60
Total for University specialised 0 0
Practical
Practical Training 6 8 Exam 240 240 0
Total for Practical 0 0
Graduare
Electives (1)
  • Comprehensive State Exam
  • Thesis Defense
8 10 Exam 300 300 0
Total for Graduare 0 0
Total for the entire period of study 247 7410 5145 2265


Optional courses Semester Credits Student involvement
Total Self-study Classes
Foreign Language - Russian 3, 4, 5 3, 3, 3 270 180 90
Foreign Language - French 3, 4, 5 3, 3, 3 270 180 90
Foreign Language - German 3, 4, 5 3, 3, 3 270 180 90
Foreign Language - English 3, 4, 5 3, 3, 3 270 180 90
Physical Education 5, 6, 7 1, 1, 2 120 0 120
Administrative and Legal Service 5 3 90 60 30
Business Culture and Traditions 6 3 90 60 30
Taxation and taxation process 7 3 90 60 30