London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

This is a fast'track route to a degree if you already hold a Higher National Diploma (HND) or have completed a foundation year in computing or a similar subject. Built'in opportunities for work placements give you a career edge even before you graduate and the course is taught by staff with industry links who ensure the content remains up'to'date every year.

In the most recent (2015'16) Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey, 100% of graduates from this course were in work or further study within six months.

**More about this course**

This course will help you develop your foundation year or Higher National Diploma into a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Computer Systems. Lectures and seminars are complemented by hands'on work experience provided by our in'house agency.

You’ll have the opportunity to study in our state'of'the'art computer labs, including some of the most advanced Cisco labs in London. Here you’ll develop your knowledge of everything from e'commerce to database management and learn both the practical skills required for a career in computing and the ethical, social, legal and professional issues related to the industry.

You’ll explore topics relevant in your field today, such as cloud security, advanced Structured Query Language (SQL), content management systems and how to identify, analyse and thwart hacking attempts. Our teaching staff have strong connections with the industry and review the course content every year to ensure you’re kept up'to'date with the latest information and practices.

Course Modules

Year 3 modules include:

Advanced Database Systems Development (core, 30 credits)

Ecommerce & Ebusiness (core, 30 credits)

Management Support Systems (core, 15 credits)

Project (core, 30 credits)

Ethical Hacking (option, 15 credits)

Work Related Learning II (option, 15 credits)

Start Date:

09/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £2,310 Home Fees