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 codes

Course code:
GN58
Institution code:
B22
Campus name:
Luton Campus
Campus code:
D

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
65%
Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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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 £12900 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note that the tuition fees stated are for 2021 entry. The most current information relating to EU fees for 2021 can be found on the UCAS website - https://www.ucas.com/finance/finance-international-and-eu-students. Tuition fees are reviewed annually.

Provider information

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University of Bedfordshire
Park Square
Luton
LU1 3JU


Clearing contact details

Admissions

0300 3300 073

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Tuesday 10 August 8.00am – 8.00pm Wednesday 11 August 8.00am – 8.00pm Thursday 12 August 8.00am – 8.00pm Friday 13 August 9.00am – 6.00pm Saturday 14 August 10.00am – 4.00pm Sunday 15 August 10.00am – 4.00pm Monday 16th August - Friday 27th August 9.00am - 5.00pm Apply online - https://www.beds.ac.uk/


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Business Information Systems with Professional Practice Year at University of Bedfordshire - UCAS