B.Sc. Business Information Technology

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • 11200
    Tuition (Year)
    9000
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
    Language
London,
This Business Information Technology degree from the University of Greenwich is designed for those wishing to become IT practitioners in a business environment. It is a practical degree covering both technical and theoretical issues relating to the development, management and maintenance of information systems and applications.

Description

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This Business Information Technology degree from the University of Greenwich is designed for those wishing to become IT practitioners in a business environment. It is a practical degree covering both technical and theoretical issues relating to the development, management and maintenance of information systems and applications.

As part of the degree you will gain experience of project management of IT development, appreciate security issues in IT, understand management and planning of IT within an organisation, and develop skills in software and database development. Course content includes understanding of business organisations, structures and business functions and how IT is used in such environments, learning how to design and build IT systems including database design and software development techniques, and understanding the legal and social impact of using IT.

You will learn how to put personal and professional skills and ideas into practice, working both individually and in teams, 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 provide awareness of social, legal, ethical and political implications of information technology within a computing environment.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

Started in

  • There is no deadline for this start date.

Dates reflect the university's timezone.

Tuition fee
  • GBP11200 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP9000 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Duration full-time 36 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 72 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Full time

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Computer Programming (30 credits)
  • Communication Systems (15 credits)
  • Computer Systems and Internet Technologies (15 credits)
  • Database Techniques (15 credits)
  • System Development (15 credits)
  • Scholarly and Academic Practice (15 credits)
  • Quantitative Methods (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Database Applications Technologies (15 credits)
  • Information Analysis (15 credits)
  • Systems Development Project (30 credits)
  • Principles of Security (15 credits)
  • Professionalism in the IT Industry (15 credits)
  • Network and Operating Systems (15 credits)
  • Web Database Applications (15 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Requirements Analysis (15 credits)
  • Development Frameworks and Methods (15 credits)
  • Project (CIS) (60 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

  • Computing Education and Communication (30 credits)
  • Database Management and Administration (15 credits)
  • Database Engineering (15 credits)
  • Enterprise Web Software Development (15 credits)
  • Information and Content Management (15 credits)
  • Interaction Design (15 credits)
  • User Interface Design (15 credits)
  • Computing Education Placement (15 credits)

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Requirements

Applicants should have:

300 UCAS points

FROM subjects studied at A-level or equivalent qualifications

PLUS GCSEs in English and mathematics at grade C or above, or equivalent qualifications such as key skills level 2.

* Applications from students taking Access to Higher Education courses are welcome.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed 13 years of formal education with recognized qualifications. International students should consider taking a Pre-Bachelor to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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Accreditation

This degree is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS). The programme can lead to full exemption from the BCS Certificate, Diploma, Professional Graduate Diploma and PGD Project, as well as partial chartered engineer (CEng) status.

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University of Greenwich

London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom The University of Greenwich, founded in 1890, has three campuses at Greenwich (London), Avery Hill (London) and Medway (Kent), each with modern learning facilities, in beautiful historic buildings. The University has a resource base of highly qualified staff with wide-ranging expertise and significant links with business and industry. Innovation and strong links to industry and commerce, complemented by research excellence and an international agenda are what make the University of Greenwich a leading modern university.