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Business and Computing BSc (Hons)

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Program Information

School:University of Hertfordshire
Faculty:School of Humanities
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Description:Gain a firm understanding of the role of business in society and develop knowledge of the main functional areas; accounting, marketing and human resources through a creative mix of academic study, skills development and practical training. This can lead into a wide range of careers or focus on one functional area for more specific career prospects. Computing will provide you with an understanding of theoretical foundations, as well as building your knowledge as a designer and developer. Practical work is carried out in well-equipped and spacious laboratories and because of our strong links with commerce; the subject materials are regularly updated and therefore relevant to today's computing industry.

The first year introduces you to the fundamentals of information systems development in a visual programming environment. Previous programming experience is not required.
Within the general use of the computer as a tool, three main study themes may be followed in the second and final years: development of information systems; program design and the internal organisation of systems and networks.
URL:Business and Computing BSc (Hons) at University of Hertfordshire
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $19,015

There may be some additional costs or charges associated with studying on this course. These costs or charges may be compulsory (ie you have to pay them if you are studying this course) or they may be optional (ie you don’t have to pay them, but they may help you get the most out of your course).
Any such costs or charges will be outlined in the About your course factsheet that can be found on the course Overview page.

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •   English  or   Mathematics 

UCAS are introducing a new tariff for 2017 entry so the points being asked for are substantially different to previous years. 112 UCAS points IB - 112 points from a minimum of 2 HL subjects at H4 or above. GCSE Maths and English Language at Grade 4 or above (Grade C or above under the old grading structure). All students from non-majority English speaking countries require proof of English language proficiency, equivalent to an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band. If you do not have the required IELTS or equivalent for direct entry on to your degree programme, our Pre-sessional English and International Foundation courses can help you to achieve this level. For country specific qualifications, please visit our Your Country page.

Cost Notes : There may be some additional costs or charges associated with studying on this course. These costs or charges may be compulsory (ie you have to pay them if you are studying this course) or they may be optional (ie you don’t have to pay them, but they may help you get the most out of your course). Any such costs or charges will be outlined in the About your course factsheet that can be found on the course Overview page.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on April 06, 2017