BSc (Hons) Business Computing & Information Systems

University of Central Lancashire

It takes around 24 months to complete the bachelor program. After completing the Qualifi Level 4/5 diploma, students can apply for the BSc programme at University of Central Lancashire.

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BSc (Hons) Business Computing & Information Systems

University of Central Lancashire

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University of Central Lancashire

Course Title

BSc (Hons) Business Computing & Information Systems

Study Method

Distance Learning

Awarded & Delivered By

University of Central Lancashire

Course Type

BSc (Hons) Top-Up

Start Date

September / January / May

Course Duration

24 months

Progression Pathway

Requirements

  • UK RQF/ NQF Level 5 in IT or computing; or HKQF Level 4 in IT / computing qualification or
  • An Associate Degree / Advanced Diploma in IT / computing awarded by a recognized institution or
  • NCC Education Level 5 Diploma in Computing (L5DC) / Business Information Technology (L5DBIT) or
  • A recognized professional qualification (s) plus at least 3 times of full-time work experience at IT senior level. Shortlisted applicants may be invited for an interview

Your existing educational qualifications and work experience will be directly taken into account, allowing for module exemptions whenever possible.
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Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology Provided by Qualifi

Mandatory Units
You must take all four of the following:

Mandatory Units

Unit

Reference

Mandatory Units

Level

TQT

Credit

4IT01

Information Technology and IT Ethics

4

200

20

4IT02

Mathematics and Statistics for IT

4

200

20

4IT03

PC Maintenance and Operating Systems

4

200

20

4IT04

Computer Graphics Editing and Database Concepts

4

200

20

Optional Units

Optional Units

Unit

Reference

Optional Units

Level

TQT

Credit

4IT05

Logical IT Networking

4

200

20

4IT06

Physical IT Networking

4

200

20

4IT07

Web Design

4

200

20

4IT08

Web Programming

4

200

20

4IT09

Graphical User Interface (GUI)

4

200

20

4IT10

Programming Concepts and Java for Android Programming

4

200

20

Level 5 Diploma in Information Technology Provided by Qualifi

Mandatory Units
You must take all four of the following:

Mandatory Units

Unit

Reference

Mandatory Units

Level

TQT

Credit

5IT01

Technopreneurship

5

200

20

5IT02

Network Security

5

200

20

5IT03

C#.NET Programming

5

200

20

5IT04

System Administration

5

200

20

There are ten units available Each qualification requites core units to be taken and then elective units to determine which qualification is achieved. All units cover a number of topics relating to learning outcomes. Each unit has the equivalency of 20 credits.

Learners are required to complete 8 units to achieve the 120 credits required to gain any of the Level 5 Diplomas.

Learners will be expected to attend lectures and workshops that will introduce the subject matter. Formative assessments (weighted at 0%) may be used in lectures or tutorials to check knowledge and understanding of specific topics and subject areas

BSc Top-Up Provided by University of Central Lancashire

Students study five core units:

  • Advanced Database Management Systems
  • Corporate Communication Systems Management
  • eBusiness
  • Managing Information Systems Projects
  • Information Systems Project