London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This course is part of an Information Technology framework, designed to give the most flexibility and opportunity for specialisation to suit your career aspirations. Other courses in the IT framework: Top'up to BSc (Hons) Business Intelligence; Top'up to BSc (Hons) Computing; Top'up to BSc (Hons) Computer Systems Management; Top'up to BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology.

Course Modules

Taught modules: research and professional practice; IS project management. Plus one optional module from below: digital business applications; IT infrastructure and management; introduction to business intelligence; management concepts and evaluation techniques; systematic software development. Plus one optional module from below: engineering software; network configuration and management; strategic IT management. Plus two optional modules from below: distributed computer systems; IT systems administration; digital content management; principles of data mining; designing BI systems; information management and decision support systems; social and collaborative computing; web services, security and management. Project module: honours informatics project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate