The School of Computer Science (and Shenzhou Red Flag School) of the Shenzhen Institute of Information Technology is a key secondary Institute school and an IT elites training base in the Internet + era.
Adhering to the principle of quality-focused development based on skills and culture, the School of Computer Science pushes ahead with student-oriented vocational education for all-around development. The School has three majors which are Computer Applications Technology, Computer Network Technology and Information Security and Management. Computer Applications Technology is a key major in national backbone colleges and universities. Network Technology leads its field in China and it has jointly established a national higher vocational education network technology teaching resource database with 28 enterprises and 32 demonstration and backbone vocational colleges. Additionally, Information Security and Management is a high-level major in the first-class colleges and universities in Guangdong Province. The School has a well-structured faculty team with distinctive features, high-quality teaching and research performance and rich hands-on experience. There are 53 faculty members, including two professors, 20 associate professors (including senior engineers) and 23 doctors. Teachers of the School have won many honors such as the "Star Teacher in Guangdong Province", one of the "Top Ten Model Teachers", the "Excellent Teacher in Southern Guangdong" and the "Excellent Teacher in Shenzhen". Students have also achieved good results in national vocational skills competitions.
Actively exploring the advantage of school-enterprise cooperation, the School has established the Red Flag Linux School, the Cisco Networking Academy and the H3C Network College and set up more than 50 off-campus training and practice bases so as to lay a solid foundation for its student training and practice. In addition, it has also made full use of its internal and external resources to bring good job opportunities to its students achieving employment rates of over 98%.
In recent years, the School has developed a large number of high-quality skilled IT personnel for the Pearl River Delta region. Some students have obtained the industry-recognized top professional certificates such as HCIE and CCIE during their school days. The School provides a large number of outstanding graduates each year for leading Chinese IT companies such as Huawei, ZTE, Tencent, Lenovo, China Telecom, China Mobile, TopSec, DJI, Shenzhen Metro, Microsoft and various commercial banks.
Computer Network Technology
The Shenzhen-based Computer Network Technology major, covering the Pearl River Delta region, relies on the high-tech electronic information industry and develops versatile network technology personnel who are competent in technology, management, maintenance and application in various industries. This major keeps pace with the times in the process of its professional construction, properly adjusts its talent training program and constantly strengthens its teaching reform so as to accommodate changes in market resource demand.
This major enables its students to achieve all-round development in morality, intelligence, physique and aesthetics, well develop comprehensive qualities and acquire basic computer network theories and techniques. Graduates should be high-quality skilled personnel who are competent in network system integration, network application development and maintenance and network management, operation and maintenance.
Network Engineering Project and Management, Integrated Computer Network Wiring and Construction, Mobile Internet Construction and Optimization (Wireless Network), Advanced IP Routing Implementation (NP Routing), Campus Network Deployment (NP Exchange), Network Equipment Interconnection (NA Routing), LAN Establishment (NA Exchange), Computer Network Fundamentals, Automated Operation and Maintenance, Python Programming Technology, Network Security Management, Network Troubleshooting and Optimization, Linux OS Server Management, Windows OS Server Management, IT Fundamentals, Desktop Cloud Technology and Applications, Cloud Computing Technology Fundamentals.
Option 1: This major develops network engineers, network operation and maintenance engineers, integrated wiring engineers, equipment installation and debugging engineers, system integration engineers, network project supervisors, project managers, product managers and account managers for network system integrators.
Option 2: This major develops network administrators, system administrators, technical support personnel (after sales) and network security officers for enterprises and institutions.
Option 3: This major develops network optimization and maintenance personnel, network pre-sales engineers and network after-sales engineers for enterprises and institutions engaged in network technology applications, research and development, manufacturing and product services.
This major has a good prospect with many employment options. Outstanding graduates are working for Tencent, Huawei, commercial banks and other well-known enterprises.
[Additional Information] The Computer Network Technology major leads the construction of the network technology teaching resources database of the Ministry of Education and it is also a model major in Guangdong Province. Teachers and students have participated in national and provincial computer network application skills and information security skills competitions and won national first and second prizes, provincial first and second prizes and many other awards. So far, it has trained more than 50 Cisco Certified Internet Experts (CCIE) and Huawei Certified Internet Experts (HCIE) who are well received by their employers.
Information Security and Management
"Cyberspace" is becoming the most important virtual space for human survival and development. "Without cybersecurity, there will be no national security. Without informationization, there will be no modernization," Chinese President Xi Jinping said. There is a huge talent gap in China's network security industry. As a renowned major of higher vocational education in Guangdong Province and a high-level major in the first-class colleges and universities in Guangdong Province, the Information Security and Management major, serving Shenzhen and the rest of the Pearl River Delta region, relies on the high-tech electronic information industry and develops information security and network management personnel who are in great demand by various industries and enterprises. This major pays particular attention to the training of information security service personnel for enterprises and institutions. It timely adjusts in the process of professional construction according to the changes in the market demand for talent so as to accommodate the demand changes.
[Educational Objectives] This major enables its students to achieve all-round development in morality, intelligence, physique and aesthetics, well develop comprehensive qualities and acquire basic theories and knowledge of information security and network management and understand the laws and regulations of network information security. Qualified students should also develop their practical capabilities in information security, management of network systems, management and application of cloud computing systems and new technology tracking for information security and network management. Graduates should be high-quality skilled personnel who are competent in the integration, management and maintenance of information security systems, the management and maintenance of network systems, the management and maintenance of cloud computing systems and the sales, consulting and technical support of network management products.
The main courses include Information Security Fundamentals, Linux OS Management, Windows Operating System Application, Routing and Switching Equipment Management, Computer Network Technology, Automated Operation and Maintenance, Python Programming Technology, Wireless and Terminal Security Management, Network Security Product Configuration, Network Security Management and Operation, Linux OS Security Application, Computer Forensics, Data Security and Recovery, Database Application and Management (MySQL), Web Security Development (PHP), Kalilinux OS Application, Web Penetration, Attack and Defense Technology, Enterprise Information Security Engineering, Cyber Security Laws and Regulations, Computer Virus Protection Technology.
Option 1: This major develops security service engineers, security consulting engineers, information security engineers, management system consulting engineers, network space security maintenance and management engineers, data security maintenance and management engineers and cloud computing system maintenance and management engineers for information-based large and medium-sized enterprises and institutions.
Option 2: This major develops network police, system safety assessment engineers, enterprise safety consulting engineers, safety service managers, virus analysis engineers, attack and defense penetration engineers and vulnerability scanning engineers for enterprises engaged in safety engineering and technical services.
Option 3: This major develops product sales managers, pre-sales and after-sales engineers and safety product managers for manufacturers and sales companies of information security and network management related products.
So far, this major has produced graduates for 12 years. Some outstanding graduates are working for well-known enterprises such as Tencent, Huawei, Digital China, NSFOCUS and TopSec and public institutions such as Shenzhen Information Security Evaluation Center and the Public Security Department.
[Additional Information] As a high-level major in the first-class colleges and universities in Guangdong Province, the Information Security and Management major has been awarded the First Prize (Information Security) in the National Skills Competition of Vocational Colleges for five years since 2012 and won more than 20 first and second prizes in all kinds of skills competitions in Guangdong Province. Students of this major won the Special Prize in the National MOS Competition in 2015. Many students have obtained advanced skills certificates such as HCIE. Its outstanding graduates can be qualified for key positions in fields such as information security in enterprises and institutions with industry-leading salaries.
Computer Applications Technology
Based in Shenzhen and the Pearl River Delta region, the Computer Applications Technology major meets the human resource demand for the high-tech electronic information technology industry, keeps pace with the new IT technology development and builds a professional system with open source technology as its core so as to provide society with versatile personnel who boast IT professional qualities as well as innovation and entrepreneurial capabilities.
[Educational Objectives] This major enables its students to achieve all-round development in morality, intelligence and physique, well develop comprehensive qualities and acquire the basic knowledge of computer applications technology and the core skills of computer system operation and maintenance as well as website system construction and management so that students can adapt to the technological development and the information-based corporate management in the "Internet +" era. Graduates should be application-oriented technical personnel who are able to conduct server system maintenance, website system maintenance and new media operation for various enterprises and institutions.
Option 1: This major develops operation and management personnel for enterprises and institutions, such as desktop system operation and maintenance engineers, server system operation and maintenance engineers and technical support engineers.
Option 2: This major develops website system maintenance and new media operation personnel for enterprises and institutions, such as website development engineers, WeChat Applet development engineers, website operation and maintenance engineers and network marketing engineers.
Option 3: This major develops software and hardware marketing personnel for IT equipment operators, such as IDC operation and maintenance engineers, network optimization engineers and IT hardware operation and maintenance engineers.
This major has a good employment prospect and some outstanding graduates are working for China telecom, Shenzhen Metro, Microsoft, commercial banks, DJI, Venustech, Bendibao and other well-known enterprises.
[Additional Information] As a key major in national backbone colleges and universities, the Computer Applications Technology major leads this field in China. This major has three state-level high-quality resource-sharing courses (its number of these courses relating to the Linux operating system ranks first in China), a provincial-level open source training base and a provincial-level off-campus practice base for college students. Teachers have won many honors such as the provincial excellent teaching team, the local leading talent and the provincial star teacher. This major promotes learning and teaching through competition. Students are encouraged and supported to participate in skills competitions in cloud computing technology and application, Internet of things technology and application, MOS office software, etc. Students have won many first, second and third prizes at the national and provincial levels. Furthermore, some students have also acquired the industry-recognized top certificates such as HCIE and CCIE and they are well received by their employers.