BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems

While preparing you with skills and knowledge for a technologically based career, this course will also aid you in the development, acquisition and implementation of business computing applications. Emphasis will be placed on the business functions within an organisation and you will learn about the systems development process and be introduced to the principles of systems acquisition and development methods. The course has a strong bias towards defining the business requirements to support an organisation which will enable you to equip yourself with business analysis, consultancy and project management skills. With its business facing approach, the course will provide you with professional values to enable you to become a key player in the global business environment. This course aims to provide you with the fundamental skills, knowledge and experience required for a career in the field of information systems analysis, design and procurement.

Course Type

Full Time

Course Commencement Dates

October and February

Duration

3 Years

Course Modules

Year 1: Semester 1

4CC002

Website Fundamentals

4CI013

Academic & Employability Skills

4CS001

Introductory Programming & Problem Solving

Year 1: Semester 2

4CI015

Ecommerce & Marketing

4CI016

Business Analysis

4CS011

Practical Projects

Year 2: Semester 1

5CI017

Database Systems

5CI006

Impact of IS on Organizations

5CI002

Information Systems Development and Implementation

Year 2: Semester 2

5CS012

Collaborative Development

5CI001

IS/IT Management

5CC015

Financial Management of IS

Year 3: Semester 1

6CI005

Managing Projects

6CI002

IS Acquisition and Development methods

6CS007

Project & Professionalism (Year Long)

Year 3: Semester 2

6CI001

Business Analysis & Consultancy Skills

6CC011

IT Project Strategy

*Industrial training will be provided after completing the programme / Field Visits are arranged during the studies

Entry Requirements

Any of the below

  • Minimum of three passes in GCE (A/L) Sri Lanka / London in any stream AND Minimum grade C in English at the GCE (O/L) Sri Lanka OR Minimum grade C for General English paper at the GCE (A/L)
  • 5 Credit Passes at the GCE (O/L) Sri Lanka / London including Credits for Mathematics, Science and English + CINEC foundation Program OR
  • Any other qualification as approved by the University of Wolverhampton

*Lateral Entry is possible with appropriate qualifications

Job Opportunities

  • Careers are available to you as a Systems Developer, Systems Designer, Systems Analyst, Business Analyst, Project Manager, & IT Consultant.