INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology

Rushmore Business School


BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology provides an opportunity for students to develop their IT capability in tandem with business awareness. The course has a well-balanced set of technical modules with modules that emphasise real world business processes, challenges and opportunities. As well as business awareness and systems thinking, the award will include curriculum which will enable students to gain an in-depth understanding of application development, following all steps of the development lifecycle from analysis through implementation to evaluation and project management.


Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course, it is expected that graduates will:

| Develop IT solutions to support and serve the needs of organisations and communities and demonstrate the ability to integrate technologies, products, and services from multiple sources to satisfy organisational needs in the global society.

| Develop an ability to communicate eectively in business, deploy accurately established techniques of analysis and design, digital emerging technologies, databases etc. to deliver solution to users whilst understanding the sensitivity of the impact of technology solutions on individuals, organisations and society.

| Develop a wide breadth of understanding that enables students to devise and sustain arguments, teamwork and solve problems using innovative ideas and techniques, some of which are at the forefront of computing practice.

| Develop the skills and understanding to undertake projects to a professional standard by the consistent application and review of development, management and evaluation methods and techniques.

| Develop an ability to independently undertake research and critically evaluate arguments, assumptions, abstract concepts and data (that may be incomplete), to make judgements, and to frame appropriate questions to achieve a solution or identify a range of solutions to a problem.


Course Structure

MODULES
1 Business Concepts & Information Systems
2 Computing Systems
3 Systems Analysis & Design
4 Developing Computing Professionals
5 Fundamentals of Databases
6 Website Development
7 Business Dynamics
8 Database Systems
9 Web Applications & Technologies
10 Business Analysis
11 Project Management
12 Digital Organisations
13 IT Systems Strategy
14 Business Intelligence
15 Human Computer Interaction
16 Green Computing Technologies
17 Production Project

DURATION

    3 Years

STUDY MODE

    Full time/ Part time

Entrance Requirements

    HSC or Equivalent

Awarding Institution

Leeds Beckett University (UK)