University of Bedfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Information Systems with Professional Practice Year

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Course summary

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IT has never been so important to the strategic, operational and tactical needs of international business. This course will help you take advantage of the entrepreneurial opportunities available in this area, and offers a thorough grounding in modern information tools, enhanced by study of advanced management and engineering techniques. A particularly significant element of the course focuses on the use of information systems for business analysis and intelligence.

Course details

Modules

Year 1; Introduction to Software Development, Computer Systems Structure, Fundamentals of Computer Studies, Financial Accounting for Business, Introduction to e-business Year 2; Mobile Applications, Decision Support Systems and Data Mining, Systems Development and Modern Database Practices, Business Systems and Process Operations Management Year 3; Research Methodologies and Emerging Technologies, Social and Professional Project Management, Creating New Businesses, Honours Project

Assessment method

You will be assessed using a range of methods: Business report writing and oral presentations Introduction of team working and peer assessment of the group Practical progressive software projects Computer Based Assessment Year 1; Written exams = 19% Coursework = 61% Practical exams = 20% Year 2; Written exams = 28% Coursework = 72% Practical exams = 0% Year 3; Written exams = 5% Coursework = 90% Practical exams = 5%


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeGN58
Institution code B22
Campus nameLuton Campus
Campus codeD

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 80 - 96 points
A level CCE - CCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP - MMM
Access to HE Diploma 80 - 96 UCAS Tariff points
Scottish Higher 80 - 96 UCAS Tariff points

We are happy to consider applicants with alternative qualifications and/or work experience. If you would like to check if your qualifications will be accepted please contact the Admissions Team


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £12650 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Business Information Systems with Professional Practice Year at University of Bedfordshire - UCAS