BSc (Hons.) in Information Systems

Description

Information and the management of IT play an increasingly important role in society today. This programme recognises the need for people and technology to work in harmony so it introduces the students to the psychology of systems, information processing and business and management processes. Students are also provided with a sound knowledge of systems analysis and design methods, database management systems and commercial applications. Throughout the course, there is an emphasis on how information is developed, controlled, deliv¬ered and used in commercial and business environments.

Who is the Awarding body?

The BSc (Hons) in Information Systems is awarded by Staffordshire University

What does the Programme contain?

This programme concentrates on alternative information systems strategies and techniques.

Where does the Qualification lead to?

Bachelor degree holders of this programme will be qualified to pursue a career in the IT department of most companies, software houses and manufacturers as software and application professionals or consultants.

How much time period does it takes?

The BSc (Hons) in Information Systems can be achieved over a minimum period of 4 years.

Programme Structure

Level

Block

Module Title (Credits)

LEVEL 3

Block 1

ELT3001

English Language Proficiency

(15 Credit)

 ELT3006

English for Academic purposes and Study Skills 

(15 Credit)

COIS30887

Introduction to Professional and Academic Skills

(30 Credit)

COSE30573

Introduction to Software Development and Computer Systems

 (30 Credit)

COIS31041

Introduction to Web and Database Technologies

 (30 Credit)

 

COIS31042

Mathematics for Computing

 (15 Credit)

Block 2

COIS31043

Entrepreneurship (Creativity and Innovation)

 (15 Credit)

LEVEL 4

Block 1

COCS40691

Fundamentals of Computing and Maths

(30 Credit)

COSE40671

Software Development

(15 Credit)

COIS41163

Business Information Systems in Organisations

(30 Credit)

COWB40364

Digital Application Development

(30 Credit)

Block 2

COIS40899

Social Media For Business

(15 Credit)

LEVEL 5

Block 1

COIS51045

Enterprise Application Development

(30 Credit)

COIS51030

Professional Computing

(30 Credit)

COIS51031

E-Business Management

(30 Credit)

Option

(30 Credit)

Block 2

LEVEL 6

Block 1

COIS61028

Final Year Project

(45 Credit)

Option

(15 Credit)

COIS60918

Enterprise Data

(30 Credit)

COIS61018

Practical Collaboration with Cloud Technologies

(30 Credit)

Block 2

 

 

L5 Options: Choose any one

L6 Options: Choose any one

COWB50348 Visual Web Design COIS61188 Information Systems Engineering In Industry
COCS50694 Networking Fundamentals COIS61187 Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
COIS50950 Strategic Information Systems Management COIS60779 Knowledge Management in Organisations
COIS61080 Entrepreneurship