Business Computing Systems BSc (Hons)

City, University of London
London, England, United Kingdom
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
3 years
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 35,834
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 69,731

Entry Requirements

  • A-Level:
    • 360 UCAS tariff points, depending on qualifications. Or BBB from 3 ‘A’ Levels.
    • Reduced offers may be available to some applicants.
  • IB:
    • 32 points, including 6 in all higher subjects.
  • BTEC:
    • IT/numerate subjects only. IT (Software Development) preferred. Typical offers D*DD – D*D*D* to be considered on a case by case basis.
  • GCSE English Language at grade C and Mathematics at grade C (or equivalents).

English Language Requirements:

  • IELTS: 6.0 overall to include 6.0 in writing and 5.5. in all other components.
  • PTE Academic: 58 overall with a minimum of 50 in each component.


Year One

In year one, you will study six core modules:

  • Computation and reasoning
  • Mathematics for computing
  • Software engineering
  • Systems architecture
  • Programming in Java
  • Business systems.

*All Computer Science courses at City share a common first year and students can select their final degree programme at the end of the final year.

Year Two

  • Human computer interaction
  • Information technology for business
  • Networks and operating systems
  • Object-oriented analysis and design
  • Professional development in IT

*In year two, full-time students take a further six core modules and undertake a project.

Year Three

  • Advanced databases
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Business engineering with ERP solutions
  • Cognition and technologies
  • Computer Vision
  • Data visualisation
  • IT security
  • Project management
  • Management of IT strategy

*In year three, full-time students take one core module in requirements engineering and may choose five elective modules from a list of over twenty. All Honours students undertake an individual project researching and developing systems in an area of their own specialist interest.
*Professional pathway students undertake IT work experience while studying part-time for Part Two and Three over three years.

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