Here are the course contents of some software engineering degree programs. Please help me to decide which is the better program to follow. 1. BEng(Hons) Software Engineering Course Modules Year 1- Level 4 Computer Science Practice Computer Systems Fundamentals Programming Principles I Web Design and Development Mathematics for Computing Programming Principles II Year 2- Level 5 Core Modules Object-Oriented Programming Software Development Group Project Database Systems Client-Server Architecture Algorithms: Theory, Design & Implementation Optional Modules Advanced Server-side Web Programming Concurrent Programming Advanced Maths & Game AI Mobile Native Application Development Year 3 - Industrial Placement A 12-month placement period is compulsory between Years 2 and 4. This experience will give you additional practical skills, and a competitive edge in the job market. This mandatory placement will not only empower a student with a degree but also with the necessary work experience. With this added advantage, IIT students have a 100% employment assurance and is most often selected for high income employment at renowned organizations. Year 4- Level 6 Core Modules Computer Science Project Security and Forensics Reasoning About Programs Optional Modules Advanced Server-side Web Programming Concurrent Programming Advanced Maths & Game AI Mobile Native Application Development Here is the link to the page- http://www.iit.ac.lk/benghons-software-engineering/ 2. BSc (Honours) Software Engineering Stage 1(full time) Introduction to Computer Science Mathematics for Computing 1 Programming with C Language Database Management Systems Business Information Systems Internet Technology Data Structures & Algorithms Computer Technology Object Oriented Programming with C# System Analysis and Design Introduction to Computer Networks Advanced Database Management Systems Stage 2 (full time) The second develops your understanding in your specialist subject area, Computer Networks, Computer Security and Software Engineering and link it with other relevant areas within Computing. This will cover all the core content and other specialist area topics as well as all critical issues of any IT infrastructure. You will also strengthen your project management and team work skills as a part of a large scale group. Human Computer Interaction Databases Software Development Platform IT Legislation & Ethics Network & System Administration Network Security Integrating Project Stage 3(full time) Final year provides the required enhanced understanding and mastering the latest technologies in your chosen specialist area of study, with a string focus on integrating these skills with current business needs and industry demands. Critical part of the final year is the project, which challenges and enhances design, development, and evaluation skills. This allows graduates to demonstrate the ability to undertake research and development activities within commercial environments. Software Development and Project Mgt Cross-Platform Development in C++ Incident Prevention, Detection & Response Network Monitoring Project API Software Development Advanced Databases and Their Applications Distributed Systems Here is the link to the page - http://nsbm.lk/programmes/temp.php?pid=4#contents Please help. Thanks in advance.