Entry requirements may change during Clearing.
3 years full time
6 years part time
4 years sandwich programme
This programme is designed for those who wish to become business analysts, designers and managers of information systems in business and industry. It develops the personal and professional skills required to work with organisations in the analysis, design, construction and management of information systems.
You will learn how to use industry-standard system-building tools and packages and gain skills in database design, development and implementation. You will also be taught to make effective use of current analysis and design techniques for the development of information systems and examine the role of new and emerging technologies in areas such as the internet, e-commerce and distributed information systems. Course content includes project management techniques and issues relating to the management and development of information systems in preparation for careers in industry and the commercial world.
Our computer science degrees are ranked top 5 in London for student satisfaction by the Complete University Guide.
The aims of the programme are:
- To educate in the theory, technology, practice and application of computing and the development of information systems
- To give a coherent and integrated learning experience relevant to the needs of future computing professionals
- To make students aware of social, legal, ethical and political implications of information technology within a computing environment.
What you'll study
Students are assessed through:
This degree has full Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP) accreditation from the British Computer Society (BCS), the chartered body responsible for establishing and maintaining technical and ethical standards in the computing profession. This means that on successful graduation from this degree, you will have fulfilled the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional. The programme also has accreditation from the European Quality Assurance Network for Informatics Education (EQANIE).
Career opportunities include areas such as business analysis, database development, project support, requirements analysis, technical support and, potentially, IT strategy and management.
Fees and finance
Your time at university should be enjoyable and rewarding, and it is important that it is not spoilt by unnecessary financial worries. We recommend that you spend time planning your finances, both before coming to university and while you are here. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.
Find out more about our fees and the support available to you at our:
The university's largest campus is centred on three baroque buildings designed by Sir Christopher Wren at the end of the 17th century.
DLR Cutty Sark (approx. 3 min walk)
Greenwich and Maze Hill (approx. 8 walk)
Greenwich Pier - Ferry service (3 min walk)
TFL buses frequently run close by.
Public 'Pay and display' car parks nearby.
Campus bus service every half hour between campuses.
More about studying here, including support, lifestyle and general information about how our courses work
Study with us