Edinburgh Napier University Information Technology

By | 30th May 2017

Edinburgh Napier University Information Technology

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BSc (Hons)Information Technology Management

Undergraduate, Full-Time

Build upon the core skills of IT management and develop into a highly skilled individual with exceptional technical knowledge and managerial capabilities.

Course introduction

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.

Edinburgh Napier University Information Technology

What you’ll learn

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.

What you study

Year 1

  • Computer Systems 1
  • Practical Networks 1
  • Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction
  • Modelling for Business and Statistics
  • Information Systems in Organisations
  • Software Development 1

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

Work placement

This course includes the possibility of a yearlong industry work placement during your third year of study.

Modules

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.

Placements

“Fantastic, hard work and worthwhile”. All computing students can do a paid year-long work placement during their third year.

Tuition fees
Students from 2016/17 2017/18
Scotland/EU £1,820 £1,820
England Wales and Northern Ireland £9,000 £9,000
Overseas £13,740 £13,900

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