Business Information Systems

Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Overview Why study business information systems with us Our information systems degree gives you the skills, experience and expertise you need to succeed in the computer-based sector – and beyond. You’ll get to grips with the specialist equipment, systems and technologies that will give you the experience, expertise and confidence to apply your skills. Our degree will prepare you for career paths that range from organisational management and systems architects to chief information officers and enterprise architects. This is an interdisciplinary course meaning the content's structured in ways that map explicitly to modern technology, including systems design, application development, client-side programming, and much more. Build your information systems skills You’ll have the opportunity to take a year-long, paid work experience placement as part of a four-year study path. We’ll also give you industry professionals and work experience opportunities to help you further develop your professional skills and network. In the past, our students have taken part in Sky's hackathon which tested their knowledge and team-working skills. We’re in the process of gaining BCS (British Computer Society) accreditation for our computer science degrees, which means you’ll be able to gain BCS membership once it’s awarded. Get the support you need to succeed We’ll give you the help you need to write your CV, develop your job entry plan and make the relevant industry contacts that will let you pursue your career ambitions. When it comes to support, you’ll be matched with a Personal Tutor to get the backing you need. You’ll also get support from our Student Learning and Graduate Academic Assistants who have personal experience in your subject. We’re ranked 176–200 in the world for computer science (THE World University Ranking 2019).

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Foundations of Informatics (90 Credits) - Compulsory Information in Organisations (30 Credits) - Compulsory Year 2 Data Analysis for Enterprise Modelling (30 Credits) - Compulsory Database Systems: Design and Implementation (30 Credits) - Compulsory Information Systems Analysis and Design (30 Credits) - Compulsory Project Planning and Research for Information Systems Professionals (30 credits) - Compulsory Placement Year (Optional) Placement year (120 Credits) - Optional Year 3 UG Individual Project (30 Credits) - Compulsory Business Intelligence (30 Credits) - Optional Innovation and Technology Management (30 Credits) - Optional Strategic Information Systems (Enterprise Project) Management (30) - Optional User Experience (UX) Design (30 Credits) - Optional Teaching Computer Science in the Secondary School (30 Credits) - Optional


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 codeG522
Institution code M80
Campus nameHendon Campus
Campus codeH

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 points
Access to HE Diploma M: 30 credits Access pass with 45 credits at Level 3 (45 merit or higher)
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE grade C or above in English and Maths

Visit our general entry requirements page, by clicking on the link below, to see how these points can be achieved from our acceptable level 3 qualifications and the combinations which are welcomed by Middlesex University, including GCSE requirements.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/help-with-your-application/undergraduate-application/entry-requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic51With at least 51 in all components

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £12000 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 at Middlesex University - UCAS