Overview Why study information technology with us Learning about computer-based systems can open a lot of different career doors. Our information technology course combines theoretical knowledge with practical experiments to prepare you for the world of work, focusing on skills expected by employers. You’ll have access to a wide range of advanced equipment and software. Our interworking labs come equipped with telecommunication equipment, high-end simulation software, and much more. We even have remote access for the features you will need. A degree in information technology is a great step to a career in the IT field. You can look forward to securing a key role in the IT support sector, IT project development and anywhere else that database and multimedia skills are needed. Past graduates from this course have gained employment with KPMG, IBM, TalkTalk and other prestigious companies. How you’ll apply your new skills You’ll learn to apply your theoretical knowledge with practical experiments in our modern labs or using remote access, component kits and a wide range of software. Teaching is made up of different styles like lab and group work alongside individual projects, which include designing websites and IT systems. Our course gives you the option to extend your studies by a year to spend the third year doing a paid work placement in an IT-based industry. You’ll enhance your career prospects and practice your knowledge before the final year, possibly leading to a better grade. We’ll help you secure your placement and even cover your tuition fees for the year. There’ll be lots of career events throughout your time studying so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to meet and talk with potential employers before you graduate. Get the support you need While you’re learning, you’ll be matched with a Personal Tutor directly related to your course. You’ll also get support from our Student Learning and Graduate Academic Assistants, who have experience in your subject area.
BSc modules Year 1 - Compulsory Computer Systems Architecture and Operating Systems (30 credits) Information in Organisations (30 credits) Emerging Technologies in Practice (30 credits) Introduction to Programming (30 credits) Year 2 - Compulsory Data Management and Business Intelligence (30 credits) Project Management and Professional Practice (30 credits) Web Applications and Databases (30 credits) Year 2 - Optional Information Systems Analysis and Design (30 credits) Operating Systems and Computer Networks (30 credits) Placement Year - Optional Industrial Placement (120 credits) Year 3 - Compulsory UG Individual Project (30 credits) Year 3 - Optional Enterprise Networking and Automation (30 credits) Artificial Intelligence (30 credits) Web-Based Mobile App Development (30 credits) Business Intelligence (30 credits) Novel Interaction Technologies (30 credits) Digital Media Technology (30 credits) Strategic Information Systems (Enterprise Project) Management (30 credits) UX Design (30 credits) Advanced Web Development with Big Data (30 credits) Teaching Computing in the Secondary School (30 credits)
How to apply
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The following entry points are available for this course:
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Entry requirements listed are accurate at the time of publishing and vary between programmes. Please check your chosen course page for specific entry requirements. Depending on your chosen course, we also consider a combination of qualifications. The latest entry requirements can be found on the course page at: https://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/information-technology We have a personalised admissions approach in which we make fair, but aspirational offers to our applicants. We feel it’s important that you continue to aim high and achieve great results. If you don’t quite make the grades you hoped to, we’ll look at more than your qualifications when making our final decision. We’ll take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning, especially with potential disruption due to the coronavirus, your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible. We pride ourselves on how we recognise potential in our applicants, and support them to succeed in the future.
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English language requirements
|With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
|With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
|With at least 51 in all components
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