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*SUBJECT TO VALIDATION*  *The first intake for this course is Sept 2023/24.*

Please note this course is only available from 2023/24 entry only, for those looking to apply for 2022/23 we also offer Information Technology Management for Business BSc Hons

 

You will be ready to implement, manage and design IT systems for business with this three-year degree in Business Computing.

With your expert knowledge of software, hardware and IT systems, you’ll keep businesses - and the economy - booming.

It’s essential stuff. And it starts here at Northumbria University.

 

What will I study on the BSc in Business Computing?

Starting with computer science essentials in your first year, you’ll become an expert in business information systems and IT Service Management by the time you graduate.

This will give you the ‘big picture’ of how IT supports business, as well as the specialist understanding of how individual IT systems work. 

Business computing is always in demand because every organisation relies on effective IT systems to do their work. That means they rely on people like you too - the problem-solvers and big-picture thinkers. 

So - when you graduate from your BSc in Business Computing  - you’ll be qualified for an in-demand career AND have the chance to make a real difference to your employer.

 

Will I get professional experience on the BSc in Business Computing?

You’ll have plenty of chances to practice your skills. You’ll take part in a business consultancy project in your second year, delivering a business computing project for a real-life company. This can be here in Newcastle or at our partner campus in London. 

Plus you can opt for an optional year in industry or studying abroad.

 

 

*SUBJECT TO VALIDATION*  *The first intake for this course is Sept 2023/24.*

Please note this course is only available from 2023/24 entry only, for those looking to apply for 2022/23 we also offer Information Technology Management for Business BSc Hons

 

You will be ready to implement, manage and design IT systems for business with this three-year degree in Business Computing.

With your expert knowledge of software, hardware and IT systems, you’ll keep businesses - and the economy - booming.

It’s essential stuff. And it starts here at Northumbria University.

 

What will I study on the BSc in Business Computing?

Starting with computer science essentials in your first year, you’ll become an expert in business information systems and IT Service Management by the time you graduate.

This will give you the ‘big picture’ of how IT supports business, as well as the specialist understanding of how individual IT systems work. 

Business computing is always in demand because every organisation relies on effective IT systems to do their work. That means they rely on people like you too - the problem-solvers and big-picture thinkers. 

So - when you graduate from your BSc in Business Computing  - you’ll be qualified for an in-demand career AND have the chance to make a real difference to your employer.

 

Will I get professional experience on the BSc in Business Computing?

You’ll have plenty of chances to practice your skills. You’ll take part in a business consultancy project in your second year, delivering a business computing project for a real-life company. This can be here in Newcastle or at our partner campus in London. 

Plus you can opt for an optional year in industry or studying abroad.

 

 

Course Information

UCAS Code
GN50

Level of Study
Undergraduate

Mode of Study
3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

Location
City Campus, Northumbria University

City
Newcastle

Start
September 2023

Fee Information

Department / Computer and Information Sciences

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Entry Requirements 2023/24

Standard Entry

120 UCAS Tariff points

From a combination of acceptable Level 3 qualifications which may include: A-level, T Level, BTEC Diplomas/Extended Diplomas, Scottish and Irish Highers, Access to HE Diplomas, or the International Baccalaureate.

Find out how many points your qualifications are worth by using the UCAS Tariff calculator: www.ucas.com/ucas/tariff-calculator

Subject Requirements:

There are no specific subject requirements for this course.

GCSE Requirements:

Applicants will need Maths and English Language at minimum grade 4/C, or an equivalent.

Additional Requirements:

There are no additional requirements for this course.

International Qualifications:

We welcome applicants with a range of qualifications which may not match those shown above.

If you have qualifications from outside the UK, find out what you need by visiting www.northumbria.ac.uk/yourcountry

English Language Requirements:

International applicants should have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with 5.5 in each component (or an approved equivalent*).

*The university accepts a large number of UK and International Qualifications in place of IELTS. You can find details of acceptable tests and the required grades in our English Language section: www.northumbria.ac.uk/englishqualifications

Fees and Funding 2023/24 Entry

UK Fee in Year 1*: £9,250

* The maximum tuition fee that we are permitted to charge for UK students is set by government. Tuition fees may increase in each subsequent academic year of your course, these are subject to government regulations and in line with inflation.

 

EU Fee in Year 1: **TBC

** 23/24 EU and International fees have not yet been announced and will be updated once confirmed.



International Fee in Year 1: TBC

23/24 EU and International fees have not yet been announced and will be updated once confirmed.




Scholarships for 23/24 have not yet been announced.  For information on scholarships awarded in 22/23, please see the main Funding Pages.


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Our Campus based courses starting in 2022 and 2023 will be delivered on-campus with supporting online learning content. We continue to monitor government and local authority guidance in relation to Covid-19 and we are ready and able to adjust the delivery of our education accordingly to ensure the health and safety of our students and staff.

On-campus contact time is subject to increase or decrease in line with any additional restrictions, which may be imposed by the Government or the University in the interest of maintaining the health and safety and wellbeing of students, staff, and visitors. This could potentially mean increased or fully online delivery, should such restrictions on in-person contact time be required.

 

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