Business Computing Systems

Business Computing Systems BA/BSc (Hons) Top-Up

Designed with employability at its heart, Business Computing Systems provides the essential qualities demanded by industry to bridge the IT skills gap. The BSc (Hons) Business Computing Systems (Top-Up) degree is devised for those who have completed an HND or Foundation Degree (or similar level qualification) in Computing, ICT or Business Systems. The course has been aligned to professional qualifications to ensure our provision is focused on employer demands. The Business Computing Systems course equips students with the critical skills of development and management of Information Systems (IS).

It then aims to develop students’ knowledge, understanding and ability to apply these skills in a commercial environment, through the application of Information and Communications Technology (ICT). The course aims to provide graduates with the best possible career opportunities. Our field recognises the importance of career centred skills and achieves this through alignment with professional bodies, standards and methodologies. The combination of essential skills and professionalism enables the development of confident, employable, IT professionals.

The BSc (Hons) Business Computing Systems (Top-Up) degree offers the opportunity to study both the technical and business aspects of information sciences developing the commercial skills required for a career in business computing systems or service management. We operate from a dedicated server, software and computer labs to provide hands on experience in a broad base of IT tools; open source and commercial, industry standard software and methodologies such as Oracle, PHP, PRINCE2 and ITIL to equip students with a set of tools, techniques and methodologies to succeed in the competitive environment.

Successful graduates will have saleable tools in the design and delivery of practical systems and the IS management tools to meet industry needs.

The final stage adopts a strategic focus considering information systems planning and management within the rapidly changing IT environment. The development side focuses on applying advanced techniques in programming and databases.

 

Course Length: 1 years;

Start dates:  January / May / September

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Course Structure

    • Advanced Database Application
    • Advanced Programming
    • Dissertation
    • Project Management
    • Strategic Information Systems
    • Systems Development
    • Management Support Systems
    • Ethical Hacking

     

    * The units can vary, depending on the optional modules which your institution will choose for    the course structure.

You’ll be assessed through individual and group project work, essays and written reports, and examinations. Your individual computing project will be assessed through practical project work and a final dissertation. You’ll receive regular supportive feedback throughout the course.

After completing your undergraduate degree, if you decide to enhance your career prospects even further you can apply for a postgraduate Master program. For more information regarding progression please contact Atlantic London.

On completion of this course, you’ll be able to pursue careers in global systems analysis and design, IS management, project planning, quality systems support, service support and management and database management.

 

You can further your career in professions such as:

  • Systems Analyst
  • Systems Administrator
  • Programmer
  • Database Developer
  • Database Manager
  • Test Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Software Developers
  • Web Developer
  • Technical Architect
  • User Experience Designer
  • Helpdesk Engineer
  • Information Technology Specialist
  • Information Systems Analyst
  • Manager Of Web Based Systems
  • Network Manager
  • It Consultant
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Project Manager
  • Application Specialist
  • Application Developer
  • Technical Sales Consultant
  • Help Desk Support Technician
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Network Architect
  • Desktop Publisher
  • Systems Integration

And more;

  • The (Top-Up)  course is designed for applicants holding a Level 5 qualification such as a Higher National Diploma, or other equivalents or have completed the second year of a relevant and comparable degree;
  • Applicants must have a relevant HND or a foundation degree with 240 credits in any Business and/or Management related areas;
  • Applicants who do not have English as their first language will be required to demonstrate an approved level of proficiency in the use of the English language;
  • Qualifications are checked before enrolment by the institution where you’ll apply;
  • Students must bring their original diploma when coming for registration;

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The Tuition Fee of the course will vary depending on the institution you wish to study in, as well as your status in the UK. The course is available for UK/EU and International Students as well. Please contact us to find out the tuition fee for a specific course you’d like to know about.

 

Government Founds                                                                                                         

If you are an UK/EU citizen or living in the UK on Indefinite stay, you can receive support from the government via Student Loan Company to cover tuition fees and some living costs while studying, depending on your circumstances. Tuition fee loans, to cover the full cost of your course, are paid directly to the course provider. Maintenance loans can be applied for at the same time, lending you money at the start of each term. You won’t have to pay back the loan until after your course, when you’re earning above a certain level.  Students can still apply for grants if they’re eligible for certain benefits, disabled, or need help with childcare costs.

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BA/BSc (Hons) Business Computing (Systems)

A BA/BSc (Hons) Business Computer Systems degree program can train you in financial management, software design and basic network theory. The pace of technological advancement affects every facet of business; the introduction of new software and hardware has meant the IT skills gap continues to widen. Whether you are interested in systems analysis, programming, databases or management this course provides an excellent foundation for your career.

 

The BA/Sc (Hons) Business Computing Systems offers students entry into a career as a computing professional. Graduates have the skills to design computer systems, analyse organisational problems and design appropriate IT solutions. This degree is suitable for students who have the breadth of mind to tackle both computer and management science and want to build the businesses of tomorrow with computer technology. The course includes programming and is primarily technical in nature. The course have the skills to design computer systems, analyse organisational problems and design appropriate IT solutions. The course provides the technical and managerial knowledge to implement computer solutions to business challenges.

The course has a practical focus and you will be given the opportunity to learn a range of development tools such as SQL, php, and java.

 

This BA/BSc (Hons) Business Computing Systems course takes an applied, business-orientated approach to computing, equipping you with technical skills in programming, database management, website design and e-commerce to prepare you for a career in a complex organisational setting. You will learn to build and maintain software for business systems as you gain a professional understanding of how to manage the development process, along with an ability to evaluate whether existing business system processes are effective.

You may be able to use these skills to solve business problems, manage computer systems and increase company effectiveness. Upon completion of your program, you may be able to combine your knowledge of computer technology with learned managerial, business and leadership skills to work effectively in today’s business environment. Your ability to provide systems analysis, database management, network administration and programming to solve problems and increase productivity can make you a valuable asset to a large number of companies.

 

Course Length:  3 years / 4 years including Foundation year;

Start dates:  January / May / September

You could be part of this exciting industry, equipped with the skills and knowledge from this course.  The BA/BSc (Hons) Business Computing Web design course draws on a range of skills, from the creative to the technical to the commercial. This course provides a strong skills base. You will explore design and implementation, technological developments and the impact of changes in society, such as the growth of mobile computing, on the industry.

The Internet, web, and social media are vital to all our personal and business lives. Organisations of every size are increasingly focussing on their online presence, which has become the brand and first contact for many of their customers. Web technology reaches far beyond this, though, to support communications with partners, suppliers, governmental agencies, employees, potential employees, the list goes on.

This massive growth means that there is great demand for people with the expertise to craft robust, reliable, easy to use web systems that support success for their organisations.

You will gain relevant hands on experience through live projects and professional networking opportunities through conferences, visiting speakers and opportunities to join professional organisations.

Web design draws on a range of skills, from the creative to the technical to the commercial. This course provides a strong skills base. You will explore design and implementation, technological developments and the impact of changes in society, such as the growth of mobile computing, on the industry. We want you to be the graduates that employers are interested in, whether that is for a career in ecommerce, web marketing, web development or management.

You will use internationally recognised branded and open source software to build technically efficient systems. For example you will learn Oracle, Java, JavaScript, html, CSS and PHP on the course. But in today’s world computer systems only work when they work for people. People and organisations are our context. By understanding how information systems are used to support customer relations and the wider business strategy you will graduate with the skills that employers are looking for. Students will explore design and implementation, technological developments and skills of the ‘web Master’.

 

Course Length:  3 years / 4 years including Foundation year;

Start dates:  January / May / September

Course Structure

Year 1

  • Digital Footprint
  • Computer Systems
  • Web Development
  • Software Engineering
  • Problem Solving and Programming
  • Databases 1

 

Year 2

  • Quality and User-centred Systems
  • Service Management
  • Group Project
  • Web Programming
  • Databases 2
  • System Design and Development

 

Year 3

  • Computer Dissertation
  • Systems Development Approaches
  • Cyber Security and Cryptography
  • IT Project Management
  • Databases 3
  • Business Intelligence

* The units can vary, depending on the chosen pathway or optional modules which your institution will choose for the course structure.

The course is assessed in terms of both theory and practice through assessments including practical implementations, reports, essays, presentations and examinations. Most modules are designed to develop problem solving techniques and interpersonal skills and many provide the opportunity for group work.

After completing your undergraduate degree, if you decide to enhance your career prospects even further you can apply for a postgraduate Master program. For more information regarding progression please contact Atlantic London.

With your education, you may find positions in database, systems and network administration. Other career fields that you may qualify for include consulting, application development, systems management, desktop publishing and systems integration.

 

You can further your career in professions such as:

  • Systems Analyst
  • Systems Administrator
  • System Architect
  • Systems Designer
  • Systems Software Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Project Manager
  • Database Developer/Manager
  • Test Engineer
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Software Developers
  • Technical Architect
  • User Experience Designer
  • Helpdesk Engineer
  • Information Technology Specialist
  • Information Systems Analyst
  • Manager Of Web Based Systems
  • Network Manager
  • IT Consultant
  • Application Specialist
  • Application Developer
  • Technical Sales Consultant
  • Help Desk Support Technician
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Network Architect
  • Desktop Publisher
  • Computer and Information Systems Manager
  • Computer Systems Manager
  • Customer Support Administrator/Specialist
  • Data Centre Support Specialist
  • Data Quality Manager
  • Database Administrator
  • Desktop Support Manager/Specialist
  • Developer
  • Programmer
  • Director of Technology

And more;

  • Minimum Age: 18 years old;
  • Applicants are required to submit proof of prior certificated learning (e.g. Secondary School Diploma/Baccalaureate/Level 3 qualification) and/or relevant work experience;
  • Applications from mature candidates without formal qualifications are welcomed provided they could demonstrate appropriate levels of relevant ability and experience.
  • If you are unable to meet the entry requirements for this course you may still be eligible for our Foundation year course. This is an extra year of study to prepare you for the full degree.
  • Applicants who do not have English as their first language will be required to demonstrate an approved level of proficiency in the use of the English language.
  • Applicants must bring their original certificates when coming for registration;

Self-Founding

The Tuition Fee of the course will vary depending on the institution you wish to study in, as well as your status in the UK. The course is available for UK/EU and International Students as well. Please contact us to find out the tuition fee for a specific course you’d like to know about.

 

Government Founds                                                                                                         

If you are an UK/EU citizen or living in the UK on Indefinite stay, you can receive support from the government via Student Loan Company to cover tuition fees and some living costs while studying, depending on your circumstances. Tuition fee loans, to cover the full cost of your course, are paid directly to the course provider. Maintenance loans can be applied for at the same time, lending you money at the start of each term. You won’t have to pay back the loan until after your course, when you’re earning above a certain level.  Students can still apply for grants if they’re eligible for certain benefits, disabled, or need help with childcare costs.

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Business Computing Systems

Fie că sunteți interesat în analiza sistemelor de programare, baze de date sau management, acest program este conceput pentru a vă oferi o bază solidă în aptitudinile și tehnicile care vă vor spori șansele de angajare.

Cursul HND în Business Computing oferă studenților intrarea într-o carieră ca profesionist în domeniul calculatoarelor.

Studiile în Business Computing se bazează pe o serie de aptitudini, de la dezvoltarea tehnică la cea comercială și managerială. Veți explora designul, evoluțiile tehnologice și managementul. Cursul are o concentrare practică și vi se va oferi posibilitatea de a învăța o serie de instrumente de dezvoltare precum SQL, php și java.

Absolvenții vor avea abilitățile necesare pentru a proiecta sisteme informatice, de a analiza problemele organizaționale și de a gasii solutii corespunzatoare.