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كلية العلوم الحاسوبية والمعلوماتية

Computer Science Program

Head of Department Message

Since the establishment of Amman Arab University in 1999 as a university specializing in graduate studies, the Department offers a master's degree in Computer Science, where it was previously awarded a doctorate degree in computer science as well.

It attracts increasing numbers of students from Jordan and other countries to study in the master's program, which is characterized by flexibility and sobriety and in terms of applying the general standards of national and international quality and keeping abreast of its plans and curricula.

The Department provides computer faculty members who graduated from the finest universities in the world, and known for their scientific, research and professional experience, and it is keen to review and update the curriculum and learning styles, methods and the providing of infrastructure of devices and operating systems.

It also interacts with the academic local, regional and global professional community through initiatives, forums, conferences and publishing in well reputable journals journals specializing in the field, seminars and lectures

 

Dr. HOSSAM MUSTAFA

Acting Head of Computer Science and Information Systems Department

About the Department

About the Master of Computer Science (M.Sc.):

The Master of Computer Science (M.Sc.) is a degree program that includes advanced coursework in computer networks, algorithms, artificial intelligence, operating systems, and research methodologies in computer science. Moreover, students will gain several skills such as knowledge of a variety of programming languages, specialist understanding of computer science theories, methods, practices, and strategy. Furthermore, several jobs are related to M.Sc degree include application analyst, applications developer, data analyst, Cybersecurity analyst, and database 

Vision and Mission of the Department

Vision

Excellence in teaching, learning, scientific research, and community service in computer science and information systems fields locally and regionally.

Mission

Preparing qualified students with competencies in computer science and information systems fields, having the applied and research knowledge and the skills to meet the requirements of the labor market and local community institutions according to quality criteria locally and internationally.
    

Mission, Objectives, and Educational Outcomes of Major

Computer Science Major Master’s Program


Program Mission:

Preparing qualified students in computer science fields to meet local and international standards and community requirements according to eLearning criteria.

Educational Program Objectives:

  1. Acquiring various skills and knowledge in light of the rapid change in software and computing fields.
  2. Providing research competencies in computer science as a basis for postgraduate studies.
  3. Providing students with analytical knowledge and skills to find effective and creative solutions for practical and research problems.
  4. Qualifying specialists with the ability to make changes, development, and innovation in computer science.


Educational Program Outcomes:
The expected outcomes of this program are preparing graduates competent in: 

  1. Applying knowledge, mathematical methods, and algorithm in computer aspects.
  2. Analyzing, designing, implementing, and evaluating computing and simulation systems.
  3. Realizing computing impacts and technological development on individuals, organizations, and societies.
  4. Using methods of analysis. and problem solving.
  5. Using the appropriate techniques and tools in conducting research.
     
Mapping of Program Educational Objectives (PEO's) with Students Outcomes (SO's)

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs):

  1. Providing students with diverse knowledge in the light of the rapid change in the software industry and computing.
  2. Providing students with in-depth research competencies in the subject of computer science as a basis for postgraduate studies.
  3. Providing students with analytical knowledge and skills to find effective and creative solutions to practical and research problems.
  4. Prepare specialists with the ability to bring about change and development and creativity in the fields of computer science.


Students Outcomes (SOs):

  1. Ability to apply extensive knowledge and focused in the fields of computer science.
  2. Ability to design, develop and evaluate the computing systems and simulation.
  3. Ability to adapt to growing technological change and its impact on organizations and communities.
  4. Ability to apply mathematical methods and algorithm to solve computer problems.
  5. Ability to use the necessary tools and techniques for developing scientific research.
  6. Ability to use the necessary tools and techniques for developing scientific research.

Mapping between PEOs and SOs:

PEOsSOs
PEO11,2
PEO24,5
PEO33,4
PEO43,5


 

Academic Staff
Dr. HOSSAM MUSTAFA
Position
Acting Head of CS & IS Department
Academic Rank
Assistant Professor
Email Address
h.mustafa@aau.edu.jo
Prof. Mohammed A. Otair
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Professor
Email Address
Otair@aau.edu.jo
Extension No.
334
Dr. Mahmoud Al Omari
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Associate Professor
Email Address
omar@aau.edu.jo
Extension No.
433
Dr. GHAITH M. JARADAT
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Associate Professor
Email Address
g.jaradat@aau.edu.jo
Programs & Study Plans

 

Study PlanCredit HoursMajor
Download Plan - Thesis 33Master of Computer Science
Download Plan - Comprehensive