Computer Science - Administrative Data Processing
DEC | 420AA
DEC - Business & Technologies | 420AA | Computer Science - Administrative Data Processing

The Computer Science Technology program (DEC), with the Administrative Data Processing specialization stream, trains computer technicians to locate, collect and analyze data on the information processing needs of users.

Students will learn how to achieve data modeling and data processing with the appropriate software. They will be able to write operational and efficient programs using various programming languages, and oversee network planning and implementation, allowing for the secure sharing of information.

The Data Management option allows students to acquire the skills necessary for analyzing and developing applications related to the management and use of a local network.

Final Projects

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The program’s main objectives are related to mastering methods of analyzing user needs, composing computer specifications, and learning concepts related to data modeling.

  • Analyst / Programmer
  • Application Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Technical Editor – Business Applications
  • Computer Services Representative
  • Database Creator
  • Computer and Network Technician

The students must have a personal laptop or be willing to purchase one before starting the program.

System requirements :
Processor : Intel I5 or more
RAM : 12 Gb or more
Hard Disk space : 500 Gb or more
Monitor : 14 pouces ou plus
Connectivity : WIFI et LAN Ports : 1 port USB 3.0 or more

These specific requirements also apply to MacBook laptops.

Have obtained a Secondary School Diploma (DES) and completed the following courses :

  • Language of Instruction from Secondary V,
  • Second Language from Secondary V,
  • Mathematics CST 4e (or Math 426),
  • Physical Sciences from Secondary IV,
  • History from Secondary IV

Have obtained a Professional Studies Diploma (DEP) and completed the following courses:

  • Language of Instruction from Secondary V,
  • Second Language from Secondary V,
  • Mathematics CST 4e (or Math 426)

Have obtained an equivalent education or an instruction deemed sufficient. Every case will be analysed by the college.

  • Computer Environment
  • Elements of Data Processing
  • Structured Programming
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computer Architecture
  • Introduction to Object Programming
  • Applied Statistics
  • Operating Systems
  • Management Language
  • Databases
  • Advanced Object Programming
  • Networking
  • Data Structures
  • Advanced Databases
  • Event Programming ( Developing Client-Server Applications)
  • Communication and Relations
  • Information Systems I
  • Multimedia Development
  • Professional Integration Preparation
  • Database Development
  • Information Systems II
  • Advanced Management Language
  • Internet Programming I
  • Internet Programming II
  • Internship I
  • Internship II

  • 3 Physical Education courses
  • 3 Humanities courses
  • 4 Language and Literature courses
  • 2 Second Language courses
  • 2 complementary courses

* The College reserves the right to substitute certain courses.

Contents of the courses in the Diploma of College Studies (DEC) Computer Science Technology Program are given for information purposes only. LaSalle College reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove one or several software programs or languages of application at any time, while respecting the program objectives and the recommendations contained within the college teaching guide.

  • This program leads to a Diploma of College Studies (DEC).
  • Holders of a Diploma of College Studies (DEC) can either begin to work in their field or pursue university studies.

The School includes a student-run computer club, which provides support to new computer science students and organizes sports and cultural activities.

Students who have passed their final exams must complete their attestation with a twelve-week internship within a business.

Operating Systems: Novell, Microsft Windows 7, XP and 2003, LINUX Red Hat

Java, C#, Microsoft Visual Studio .NET, Microsoft ASP.NET Technology, HTML, CSS ORACLE, SQL, Microsoft Visual C++, UML, Flash Action Script, PL/SQL, JavaScript, Android.