UWE Bristol is a thriving, modern university, with an excellent reputation for its well respected degrees and graduate employability. The University’s inspiring courses and teaching commitment have led to its consistently high level of performance in many UK higher education rankings. In 2023, UWE Bristol ranked 24th in the UK, as well as 7th in “Architecture” subject area, 14th in “Graphic Design” and 22nd in “Fine Art” in the Guardian University Guide; 6th in the UK for “Buidling” subject area in the Complete University Guide. The University also ranked 116th in the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University World Rankings 2022.
Information Technology is integral to our lives. This programme develops you with the vital professional skills in programming, security, the web, forensics and business. It will enable you to deploy relevant competencies and knowledge in the computer-based information systems which will be essential in the changing technological, business, and social environment.
Essential skills at work
This programme helps you to develop vital professional skills in programming, web development, security management, and evaluating performance . You will also gain a high awareness on ethical and professional issues in computing and digital media.
11% outstanding students of this programme awarded Government Scholarship in 2022.
91% graduates in 2021 (FT) were employed within 6 months upon graduation.
Information Technology Project
Ethical and Professional Issues in Computing and Digital Media (CEF Module) (CEF code: 34Z121731)
Advanced Topics in Web Development 1
Advanced Topics in Web Development 2 (CEF Module) (CEF code: 34Z12174A)
Security Management in Practice (CEF Module) (CEF code: 34Z121723)
Usability and Interaction Design
Big Data Analytics
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under Continuing Education Fund. The mother course (BSc (Hons) Information Technology) of this module is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level 5).
Coursework assignment, presentation, examination and project.
Holders of a Higher Diploma (HD) / Associate Degree (AD) / equivalent qualification in computing or IT related subject areas
English Proficiency Requirements
- Applicants holding post-secondary qualifications (e.g. Higher Diploma, Associate Degree) taught and assessed in English from recognised institutions;
- At least an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component, or an overall IELTS score of 6.0 with 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.