1. W

    Mac vs Windows for programming, computer science degree at Unisa

    Good day, Apologies if this question has been asked before. I’ve been reading the forums but there are mixed reviews. I have completed some small Python projects using my girlfriends mac and have been accepted to study computer science through Unisa next year. I’d like to buy my own laptop...
  2. psradebe

    From BTech in Electrical Engineering to BSc in Computing

    I finally finished my BTech Degree with UNISA in Electrical Engineering. I have had a decent career from a Technician to being a Production Engineer over the years, but my love for Electrical Engineering has faded. Looking back, I have always loved Computers/Programming and I think I would have...
  3. RedViking

    Civil Engineering - UNISA and career advise

    Is there anyone that has done this qualification with UNISA. Is it worth it? What doors can this qualification open and where can it be applied? Is there a way to move from this degree to a structural engineer? Can it lead to something international or recognized in other countries? One of...
  4. B34ni3boy

    Obtaining law articles and accreditation

    I am hoping somebody on this forum can assist with some advice. -My wife recently obtained her LLB Law Degree through Unisa last year 2018. -She signed a 5 year articles contract under the old Attorneys act, which has now changed to Legal practice act. -She has completed 4 years of her...
  5. M

    Studying through UNISA from abroad

    Hi there Has anyone studied through UNISA from abroad? I will soon be moving to Australia, and thinking of studying through UNISA whilst there. What's really off-putting is that UNISA charges a foreign levy of almost 100% on all modules!! How has your experience been in terms of receiving your...
  6. Yirhu

    Information on Unisa's NDip in Electrical Engineering focusing on electronics

    Hi all I'm specifically looking for information on the NDip in EE focusing on electronics or electrical process instrumentation from people who've done or are currently busy with studies at Unisa. I work full time (trainee in electromechanical trade ) at a manufacturing company in SA. I'd like...
  7. W

    Unisa bsc general (98801-gen) astronomy and physics majors

    Good day all I would REALLY appreciate someone that can give me some guidance on the following : I want to change my UNISA qualification to the Bachelor of Science – General (98801-GEN) during the second semester. My majors would be Astronomy and Physics. However, reading through the...
  8. M

    Bsc Informatics (Cape Town)

    My son is interested in applying for Bsc Informatics for next year 2020. Which institutions of study in would be recommended in Cape Town? Would it be recommended to study this course at Unisa if you are fresh out of school? And is this course at Unisa only distance learning?
  9. D

    UNISA Computer Science with Applied Mathematics Second Year Advice Needed

    Good day all, I am new and hoping some of you have completed Comp Sci with Applied mathematics at UNISA. I've seen other threads here with good input relating to UNISA and comp sci. I am about to complete the first year of computer science and applied mathematics through UNISA. It's been tough...
  10. J

    Is UNISA worth it?

    Hi, I applied at UP to study Computer Science and I've been accepted, but I'm wondering if UNISA would be a better option? The degree choices at UP are very limited, and I noticed that UNISA offers a wider variety of technology-related degrees to choose from. How is UNISA? Is it a good choice if...
  11. M

    No Degree - Business Analyst

    Hi Guys, Played around to much when younger, never finished a degree. Now turning 30 and hitting a bump in my career path. I'm in sales (finance/it) but really that interested in Marketing and/or programming (as most people say I must go do). Since I work at a corporate finance company...
  12. B

    Big4 training contract application

    What is the best way for a Unisa bcompt student to go about applying for training contract at the big4? What do they want to see in your cv? When is the best time to apply?
  13. D

    Distance learning - Computer Science Degree

    Hey guys I have been a software developer for the past 6 odd years and only have a couple certificates to my name. I'm thinking about doing a CS degree through Unisa or similar and am just seeking some advice from other developers who have done the same. - Is Unisa a reputable university...
  14. N

    UNISA Computing vs Computer Science and Mathematics

    Who has completed either BSC Computing or BSC Computer Science and Mathematics, and can advise which is better for a software development career?
  15. S

    Bacon Business Informatics at Unisa

    Hi everyone, I'm 29 and an educator planning on a career change, I want to enroll for Business Informatics at Unisa, because it's the only institution that I found which offers the qualification through distance learning. But I have questions, Is unisa recognized in the IT industry as the best...
  16. D

    Some questions about the Honours in Financial Modelling at Unisa

    I have some questions about the honours qualification at Unisa. I am thinking about registering for it next year. With regards to the research project is there people who can help like at university or do they leave you all to yourself to complete it? How is the course compared to...
  17. J

    Computer Science degree at Unisa

    Hi guys! I would like to study a degree in Mathematics and Computer Science with UNISA in 2018. My problem is, I didn't do Maths and Science in matric. I only did them till Grade 10. It wasn't because I hated them or they were difficult. Eish, I got kicked out by a class teacher cause I was very...
  18. J

    Study Books that only get used for one year : Resale value % inside that year?

    Have to start mid-year on a financial course as part of a degree. Luck behold - found someone who had de-registered and is selling those exact books. To me this was a no brainer, I thought this person and myself were both lucky and we could strike a deal. Alas, this person wanted to charge the...
  19. P

    Odd UNISA qualification suggesiton

    So I'm currently registering for my first year at UNISA (Computer Science), but in the Computer Science degree, there are two options: Computing Computing (specialisation) Both have the same course code, but different prefixes. Computing uses COS (I think) while the specialisation option uses...
  20. P

    Where can I find UNISA (Computer Science) past exams?

    Is there such a place where one can view past exams from UNISA's Bsc Computer Science first-year degree?