Kingston University London

Course Introduction

The growth in data and knowledge is radically and continually changing the way we experience our world whether in business, science, education and government. This course assumes no prior knowledge of computer science and offers you the flexibility to pursue specialist areas of particular interest to you (eg web design, digital business, and internet security).

Course Modules

Year 1: Programming essentials; information technology toolbox; information and communication technology; business organisation and practice; systems analysis and design 1; programming applications; technology and change; group design workshop 1. Year 2: Information and project management; systems analysis and design 2; database systems; network communications; group design workshop 2; electronic business processes; optional modules: Cognitive science; decision making. Year 3: Project (double module); information systems strategy; information systems management; optional modules: Advanced database systems; e'commerce; financial information systems; e'governance; mobile business.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 112
  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Award

Key Course Information

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69% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 64%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 84%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 85%

£25,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

75% Go on to work and/or study

In work 56
Studying 16
Studying and working 3
Unemployed 22
Unknown 3

27% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 24%

Total Coursework: 76%

£4,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,600 - £5,200
Typical cost of private accommodation