Middlesex University

Course Introduction

The field of business information systems is multi-faceted, with exciting job prospects. By choosing our course you'll gain an understanding of how organisations can use information systems to support their strategic, tactical and operational activities.

**Why study BSc Business Information Systems at Middlesex University?**

A Business Information Systems degree is a basis for a wide range of business and computer-based careers including organisational management, systems architects, chief information officer, and enterprise architects. You will be taught by experts in the field in a high-tech lab and have access to specialist equipment.

**Course highlights**

This is a multidisciplinary course, with the opportunity to undertake exciting 12-month work experience placements

We have excellent graduate employment rates with 72% of graduates in further study or employment six months after graduating (Destination of Leavers in Higher Education survey)

Our careers service offers you a range of support both while you're studying and after you've graduated

We are seeking BCS (British Computer Society) accreditation for this course and you will be eligible for BCS membership retrospectively when it is awarded

As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Course Modules

Foundation Year: Understanding the Context of Business,SMART (Students Mastering Academic writing, Research and Technology), Foundation Mathematics, Foundation Project. Year 1: Business Information Systems in Practice (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Information Systems Foundations (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Information in Organisations (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Introduction to Business and Organisations (30 Credits) - Compulsory. Year 2: Database Design (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Decision Support Systems (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Information Systems Analysis and Design (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Information Systems Research (30 Credits) - Compulsory Year 3: Information Systems Project (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Social, Professional and Ethical Issues in Information Systems (30 Credits) - Compulsory, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence (30 Credits) - Optional, Innovation and Technology Management (30 Credits) - Optional, Open Source Software (30 Credits) - Optional, Strategic Management and Information Systems (30 Credits) - Optional, AI Techniques in Information Management (30 Credits) - Optional, Healthcare Business Informatics (30 Credits) - Optional, Systems Development Methodologies (30 Credits) - Optional

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £11,000 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • IELTS (Academic)6.0With a minimum of 5.5 in each componentTOEFL (iBT)72.0With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in readingPTE Academic51.0With at least 51 in all components