BSc (Hons) Information Technology Management

Undergraduate, Full-time

Information Technology Management BSc (Hons)



Build on the skills of IT management and develop into a highly skilled individual with exceptional technical and managerial capabilities

Overview

Demand is high for graduates with exceptional IT management skills who can solve problems, manage projects and apply their expertise in a technological environment.

BSc/BSc (Hons) Information Technology Management has been newly designed to equip graduates with key skills in technical aspects of computing such as networking, programming and databases along with key business and project management skills while developing your problem solving and communication skills.

The aim of the Information Technology Management course is to provide a route to employment at management level within companies and organisations that have a dependency on information systems.

The programme will take you from the core technical aspects of information technology and progress up through the strategic and managerial aspects of the sector to ensure that you are well prepared to take up a post within the managerial streams of medium to large enterprises.

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Mode of Study:

Full-time

Duration:

4 years

Start date:

Sep

UCAS code:

I100


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Course details

The programme of study has been specifically designed to take college students at advanced entry with appropriate HNC and HND qualifications in relevant subjects and provide specific added value to allow them to compete at the supervisory and managerial levels of employment.

The course will also provide an attractive mechanism for individuals with applied technical knowledge of the subject area to improve their employability and promotion prospects.

Popular modules

Year 2

  • Systems and Services
  • Practical Networks 2
  • Business Systems Analysis and Design
  • Database Systems
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Web Development for Information Management

Year 3

  • Computer Systems
  • Networked Services
  • Business Systems Analysis and Design
  • Enterprise Systems.

Year 4

  • Information: Society and Security
  • Management of Software Projects
  • Honours Project

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Disclaimer

Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study.

Full information on this is available in our disclaimer.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Our entry requirements indicate the minimum qualifications with which we normally accept students. Competition for places varies from year to year and you aren't guaranteed a place if you meet the minimum qualifications.

Minimum year 3

HND

Pass in a related subject with grades BB at SCQF Level 8 in the graded unit(s).

English language requirements

If your first language isn't English, you'll normally need to undertake an approved English language test and our minimum English language requirements will apply.

This may not apply if you have completed all your school qualifications in English. Check our country pages to find out if this applies to you.

International students

We welcome applications from students studying a wide range of international qualifications.
Entry requirements by country

Please note that non-EU international students are unable to enrol onto the following courses:
  • BN Nursing/MN Nursing (Adult, Child, Mental Health or Learning Disability)
  • BM Midwifery/MM Midwifery

Admissions policies

We’re committed to admitting students who have the potential to succeed and benefit from our programmes of study. 

Our admissions policies will help you understand our admissions procedures, and how we use the information you provide us in your application to inform the decisions we make.

Undergraduate admissions policies
Postgraduate admissions policies

Fees & funding

The course fees you'll pay and the funding available to you will depend on a number of factors including your nationality, location, personal circumstances and the course you are studying. We also have a number of bursaries and scholarships available to our students.

Tuition fees
Students from 2018/19 2019/20
Scotland/EU £1,820 £1,820
England Wales and Northern Ireland (RUK) £9,000 £9,250
Overseas £14,350 tba
RUK Students starting in 2018/19 will be invoiced the 2018/19 fee for 3 years of their 4 years of study. Students starting in 2019/20 will be invoiced the 2019/20 fee for 3 years of their 4 years of study.


Frequently Asked Questions about Fees
Information of Bursaries and Scholarships

Careers

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Information technology graduates are highly sought after in many different employment sectors. The practical nature of this course will equip you with the experience that employers demand, as well as valuable industry contacts.

Depending on your area of specialisation, you could develop a career in:

  • Information or software engineering
  • IT project management
  • Network analysis/management
  • IT security and database design and implementation
  • Systems analysis
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