Goals, Objectives and Outcomes


Program ​Goals

The goals of the Computer Science (CS) ​Program at Jubail University College are to:

  1. Produce professionals who will become experts in the field of computer science and information technology.

  2. Undertake cutting-edge research that contributes to the advancement of knowledge in the field of computer science.

  3. Be recognized as a leading computer science program in the Kingdom.

  4. Establish and maintain relations with governmental, industrial and academic institutions for the purpose of benchmarking, research collaboration and technology-sharing.

  5. Contribute to the development of the community in the field of computer science and information technology.​


Program Educational Objectives

Graduates of the CS program will:

  1. be successful in working in a​ computing–related profession;
  2. be successful in working as individuals, team members and leaders;
  3. follow appropriate practices within a professional, legal, and ethical framework; and
  4. engage in life-long learning,  advanced degree programs, or professional development.

​Student Outcomes

On successful completion of the CS program, graduates will be able to:

  1. Recognize the main theories and principles of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  2. Analyze a complex computing problem and apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  3. Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program's discipline.
  4. Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts
  5. Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program's discipline.
  6. Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.
  7. Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles