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Technologies in Business

Perth College UHI

Venues

Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

The HND Technologies in Business is for anyone who wishes to pursue a business career in the digital economy. It has been structured to provide you with a background in business operations, technology, project management and entrepreneurship, to give you access to employment across a wide variety of sectors. The course is uniquely positioned to allow you to gain an essential and highly sought-after combination of technology and business skills.

Year 1 modules may include: Cyber resilience; Big Data; Business process management: introduction to project management methodologies; Introduction to software development: programming foundations, agile development and artificial intelligence.

Year 2 modules may include: Business culture and strategy; Database server administration; Object-oriented programming; Relational database management systems; Social media for business.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers; English, Maths, Business Management or a science or technological subject preferred + 6 Subjects at National 5; science or technological subjects preferred; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6

Progression Routes

BA(Hons) Business and Management or BSc (Hons) Computing (General or Software routes).

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

261I

Course Length

2 years

Department

Business, Leisure and Tourism

SCQF Level

8