Middlesex University

Information Technology and Business Information Systems (Top Up) BSc Honours

Middlesex University
In London

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Typology Bachelor's degree
Location London
Duration 3 Years
Start Different dates available
  • Bachelor's degree
  • London
  • Duration:
    3 Years
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

Overview
Why study BSc Information Technology and Business Information Systems (Top-up) at Middlesex University?
This programme is offered as a final year top-up programme. By combining two key subject areas, IT and Business Information Systems, the programme has been designed to meet the requirements of students whose intended careers require knowledge and skills from more than one field of study. It is aimed at those students who have strong interests in information technology but who also wish to acquire knowledge in the application of IT in business.
The course aims to instil an ethos of independent learning and continuous professional development in its graduates. Graduates of the programme will be equipped with an employable skill set that will include technical computing skills, business-oriented knowledge and awareness, the ability to communicate effectively in a range of settings to different stakeholders, the ability to participate in and manage projects, and the ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams.
Course Highlights
Equipped with a hybrid skill set, you will be able to pursue a number of different career pathways in a promising field of industry where business operations merge with information technologies.
As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.
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Where and when
Starts Location
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London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, England
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Starts Different dates available
Location
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, England
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· Requirements

Entry requirements UK & EU International How to apply Qualifications We require you to have completed a two year foundation degree in a relevant subject area GCSE English, Maths and Science with a minimum of Grade C are required. For entry on to Level 6, we consider the following qualifications: 240 credits form an undergraduate degree (including 100 credits at Level 4) 120 ECTS credits FdA and FdSc HND DipHE. To find out more about the qualifications we accept from your country please visit the relevant support in your country page e to enter a Middlesex University course in year two or...

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What I would highlight: Its cheap to go out, to eat out, to buy food, rent. Especially in the western side of the Europe.
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What you'll learn on the course

Strategic Management
Information Systems
IT
University
Project
systems
Technology
Skills and Training
Business
Information technology
Ethical issues
Human Factors
Social
Physical Environment
Business Information Systems
Information Systems
IT Infrastructure

Course programme

Course content

What will you study on the BSc Information Technology and Business Information Systems (Top-up)?

The final year is comprised of four compulsory modules. You will be able to analyse and communicate users' perceptions and responses resulting from the anticipated use of an IT product or system. You will understand the technical, organisational and physical environment in which IT products or systems may operate. Finally, you will have the opportunity to undertake an individual project with a supervisor who has specialist knowledge of their field.

What will you gain?

You will gain an awareness of the social, professional, legal and ethical issues involved in designing, managing and using information technologies. You will also gain an understanding of the advantages of strategically aligning information systems with different organisational and business goals and operational activities.

  • Core modules
    • Information Systems Project (30 credits) - Compulsory

      This project module consolidates and deepens the knowledge and skills gained from other parts of the programme. It provides a tangible demonstration of scholarship and an ability to work in a systematic and professional manner.

    • Social, Professional and Ethical Issues in Information Systems (30 credits) - Compulsory

      This module recognises the importance for today's graduates – who are tomorrow's professionals – of understanding the ethical implications and social impact of current technologies, having a working knowledge of the legislation that applies in this area, and applying their expertise in a professional way.

    • Strategic Management and Information Systems (30 credits) - Compulsory

      This module will provide you with an understanding of the issues that impact on information development and management including consensus, strategic alignment and change management.

    • Human Factors in IT (30 credits) - Compulsory

      This module includes analysis of user experience, the characteristics of users and their tasks, and the technical, organisational and physical environment in which products or systems may operate.

You can find more information about this course in the programme specification.