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London Metropolitan University

Business Information Technology

UCAS Code: G510

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

C,C,D

Typical offer CCD (88 points from two or more A levels to include a grade C from a relevant subject (eg Mathematics, Physics, Electronics, Computing, Computer Studies, ICT or Science).

Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject is acceptable for entry. QAA accredited course required in subjects such as Business Studies, Computing, Engineering or Science with 45 credits at Level 3 and 15 credits at Level 2.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

English Language and Mathematics GCSEs at grade C (grade 4 from 2017) or above (or equivalent).

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

28

A minimum of 15 points at the higher level and a minimum of 4 points in English and Maths at standard level

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MMM

Scottish Higher

C,C,C,C

A minimum of 84 UCAS points with at least four passes at higher level, grade C or above. One numerate subject passed at higher level.

UCAS Tariff

88
67%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


Course option

3years

Full-time | 2019

**Why study this course?**With professional accreditation from the British Computer Society, this career-focused course will equip you with the key skills necessary to progress in the fast-growing business IT market. Youll cover a broad scope of subjects from cloud security and developing databases to computer hardware.**More about this course**This Business Information Technology BSc course is highly relevant in todays market, covering key skills such as database building and management, e-business, project planning, systems design and usability. As you progress youll be able to tailor the course to suit your interests, with options such as network and cloud security, ethical hacking and digital crime investigation on offer.Throughout the course, youll be supported by highly-qualified teaching staff who have strong links with the industry and potential employers.

Modules

Year 1 modules include:

Computer Hardware and Software Architectures (core, 30 credits)
Information Systems (core, 30 credits)
Logic and Problem Solving (core, 30 credits)
Visual Programming (core, 30 credits)

Year 2 modules include:

An Introduction to Networks and Operating Systems (core, 15 credits)
Databases and Web-based Information Systems (core, 30 credits)
Professional Issues, Ethics and Computer Law (core, 15 credits)
Project planning and Project Management (core, 30 credits)
Systems Analysis, Design and Usability (core, 30 credits)

Year 3 modules include:

Advanced Database Systems Development (core, 30 credits)
Ecommerce & Ebusiness (core, 30 credits)
Project (core, 30 credits)
Application Development (option, 30 credits)
Digital Crime Investigation (option, 30 credits)
Ethical Hacking (option, 15 credits)
Long Work Placement (option, 30 credits)
Management Support Systems (option, 15 credits)
Work Related Learning II (option, 15 credits)
Work Related Learning II (option, 15 credits)

Assessment methods

You'll be assessed through exams, essays, reports, individual and group practical work, presentations, projects and a final dissertation. You'll also receive regular supportive feedback throughout the course.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Holloway

Department:

Computer Science and Applied Computing

TEF rating:

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