This programme is designed for those who wish to become business analysts, designers and managers of information systems in business and industry. It develops the personal and professional skills required to work with organisations in the analysis, design, construction and management of information systems.
You will learn how to use industry-standard system-building tools and packages and gain skills in database design, development and implementation. You will also be taught to make effective use of current analysis and design techniques for the development of information systems and examine the role of new and emerging technologies in areas such as the internet, e-commerce and distributed information systems. Course content includes project management techniques and issues relating to the management and development of information systems in preparation for careers in industry and the commercial world.
The aims of the programme are:
- To educate in the theory, technology, practice and application of computing and the development of information systems
- To give a coherent and integrated learning experience relevant to the needs of future computing professionals
- To make students aware of social, legal, ethical and political implications of information technology within a computing environment.