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Business Computing

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

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.

Entry Requirements

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.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

G510

Course Length

4 years

Department

Natural Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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