Digital Systems Software Development | School of Digital Sciences | Kent State University

Digital Systems Software Development

The Digital Systems Software Development concentration focuses on the web site and software applications needed by an organization and the design and maintenance of a user interface and software system to meet those needs.

The Digital Systems Software Development concentration helps prepare students for careers such as:

  • Web Developer
  • Application Developer
  • Software Developer

Digital Systems Software Development
Concentration Requirements

  • DSCI 10310 My Story on the Web
  • DSCI 23410 Cognition in Technology
  • DSCI 33310 Human-Computer Interaction
  • CS 33007 Introduction to Database System Design
  • CS 13001 Computer Science I-Programming and Problem Solving
  • CS 23001 Computer Science II-Data Structures and Abstraction
  • CS 23022 Discrete Structures for Computer Science
  • CS 33901 Software Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Digital Sciences
Major Program Requirements

  • DSCI 10010 Society, Culture and the Digital Sciences
  • DSCI 10410 Information Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • DSCI 13210 Design Processes and Principles
  • DSCI 15310 Computational Thinking and Programming
  • DSCI 34410 Digital Information Management and Processing
  • DSCI 41510 Project Management and Team Dynamics
  • DSCI 41610 Digital Systems Security
  • DSCI 40910 Capstone in Digital Sciences
  • MIS 24053 Introduction to Computer Applications
  • MIS 24065 Web Programming
  • TECH 46411 Requirements Engineering and Analysis
Choose 9 credits of approved electives in Digital Sciences or a related area, including:

Communication Studies, Computer Technology, Computer Science, Instructional Technology, Journalism and Mass Communication, Management and Information Systems, Technology and Visual Communication Design