This IT and Computing Undergraduate degree offered by Schellhammer Business School is designed to not only equip students with the skills needed from Top Up to a full Undergraduate Degree and on to becoming an IT professional but offers maximum study options flexibility.
Since Level 4 modules and assignments of this programme (120 credits) are equivalent to the first year of a University Degree and the Level 5 modules and assignments (120 credits) are equivalent to the second year of a University Degree, students can choose to complete their second or third and final year of an associated Undergraduate degree in IT and Computing, on-campus at Schellhammer Business School or a UK university. A variety of alternative distance learning options also exist.
Each module consists of approximately 40 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours of optional learning material. These materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources.
To enrol onto the Level 4 course, you must be at least 18 and have a full secondary education. Before enrolling on to the Level 5 programme, you must complete Level 4 or equivalent.
Level 4 Module Listing
Introduction to Computing
Introduction to Programming
Introduction to Databases
Systems Analysis and Design
IT and Society
Information Systems Project Management
Management Information Systems
Level 5 Module Listing
Innovative Technologies in Computing
Computing Research Methods
Software Development Methodologies
Computing Project Planning
Strategic Management of Information Systems
Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in IT
Network Design and Management
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