The department gains Oracle Academy status

Few subjects will open as many doors for students in the 21st century as computer science (CS). The Oracle Academy provides resources to help awaken and deepen student interest in this important field of study. The Oracle Academy provides a complete portfolio of software, curriculum, hosted technology, faculty training, support, and certification resources to vocational and higher education institutions for teaching use. The Oracle Academy supports over 1.5 million students in 95 countries. Oracle Academy recently expanded its curriculum to include Java.

Oracle Academy offers a wide range of resources for educators and students. Resources for educators are available in three program options: Introduction to Computer Science, Advanced Computer Science, and Business Applications. Professionally-developed courseware is a core component of all 3 programs the Oracle Academy offers. Courses are modular and aligned to Oracle certification, regional, national and state standards, ACM standards, and the U.S. Advanced Placement Computer Science A exam.

In today’s world, technology is ubiquitous across industries, and an understanding of computer science is essential to effective participation in the global economy. As a global program supporting computer science education, Oracle Academy enables educators everywhere to inspire and prepare millions of students to become the innovators and leaders of the future.

The UNZA Oracle Academy

Our academy offers the following programmes:

  1. Introduction to Computer Science
  2. Advanced Computer Science
  3. Business Applications

Some of the content which will be covered is:

  • Java Programming
  • Database Design
  • SQL and PL/SQL