In Semesters 1-3, students from our three computing-related degrees take the same core modules in Computing Science. Core topics include: Computational Thinking; Programming Using Java; Social and Professional Issues; Usability and Accessibility of Interfaces; and Data Structures, Objects and Algorithms. There are also three core business modules and you will take one additional subject each semester.
Semesters 4-8 cover core computing and business modules that include: Information Systems; Database Principles; Applications; International Business and Entrepreneurship; Computer Security; and Networks, together with optional advanced modules such as Business Analytics or Artificial Intelligence.
Final-year Honours students undertake an independent project, which typically involves designing and developing a computer application within a business context.
2023 entry requirements:
4 Highers at ABBB (first sitting) or AABB (two sittings).
For entry to the three year Honours degree, you need 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including Business Management and Computing Science. You should have experience of Java or other programming languages.