BTEC HND in Computing leading to BSc. IT

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Bachelor’s in Information Technology (BSc.IT) at ISMT is taught through Pearson Edexcel BTEC HND in “Computing” for the first two years and final year from a University. BTEC HND in Computing offers students three specialist pathways designed to support progression on to degree level study or relevant contemporary IT industry and businesses. You can choose one of the following pathways- Computing, Computing (Network Engineering, Software Engineering and Applications Developments).

A student seeking a qualification which leads them to work on extending the cutting edge of information technology this is the degree for you.

 

First Year
SEMESTER I SEMESTER II
Core Unit: Professional Practice Core Unit: Managing Successful Computing Project
Core Unit: Programming Core Unit: Security
Core Unit: Networking Core Unit: Business Intelligence
Core Unit: Database Design & Development Math for Computing

 

Second Year

Option 1: Pearson BTEC HND in Computing

SEMESTER III SEMESTER IV
Artificial Intelligence Application Development
Advanced Programming Games Development
Website Design & Development Operating Systems
Core Unit: Computer Research Project A Core Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Second Year

Option 2: Pearson BTEC HND in Computing (Network Engineering)

SEMESTER III SEMESTER IV
Artificial Intelligence Transport Network Design
Client/Server Computing Systems Cloud Computing
Network Management Network Security
Core Unit: Computer Research Project A Core Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Second Year

Option 3: Pearson BTEC HND in Computing (Software Engineering)

SEMESTER III SEMESTER IV
Software Development Lifecycles Data Structures & Algorithms
Data Mining Advanced programming
Artificial Intelligence Discrete Maths
Core Unit: Computer Research Project A Core Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Second Year

Option 4: Pearson BTEC HND in Computing (Application Development)

SEMESTER III SEMESTER IV
Website Design & Development Application Programs Interfaces
Advanced Programming Application Development
Artificial Intelligence Prototyping
Core Unit: Computer Research Project A Core Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Third Year

BSc(Honours) Computing & IT

SEMESTER V* SEMESTER VI*
Computing Project A Computing Project B
Social, Professional and Ethical Issues in Information Systems Introduction to Ubiquitous Computing
Information Security Management and Governance Advanced Databases and Data Management

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Studying Computing and IT at ISMT college leads students to a range of careers. It also depends on the major area of study students to major. It also depends on students’ interests and on the amount of study or work undertaken. The following are the career opportunities for IT graduates:

  • web developer, digital producer, games designer, web and multimedia producer, digital project manager, digital marketing specialist, animator, systems analyst, IT project manager, desktop systems specialist, software developer, software application support specialist, mobile app designer, technical software consultant, software development project manager, network engineer, software engineer etc.