BTEC HND in Computing leading to BSc. IT

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( BSc.IT )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 ISEMESTER II
Core Unit: Professional PracticeCore Unit: Managing Successful Computing Project
Core Unit: ProgrammingCore Unit: Security
Core Unit: NetworkingCore Unit: Business Intelligence
Core Unit: Database Design & DevelopmentMath for Computing

 

Second Year

Option 1: Pearson BTEC HND in Computing

SEMESTER IIISEMESTER IV
Artificial IntelligenceApplication Development
Advanced ProgrammingGames Development
Website Design & DevelopmentOperating Systems
Core Unit: Computer Research Project ACore Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Second Year

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

SEMESTER IIISEMESTER IV
Artificial IntelligenceTransport Network Design
Client/Server Computing SystemsCloud Computing
Network ManagementNetwork Security
Core Unit: Computer Research Project ACore Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Second Year

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

SEMESTER IIISEMESTER IV
Software Development LifecyclesData Structures & Algorithms
Data MiningAdvanced programming
Artificial IntelligenceDiscrete Maths
Core Unit: Computer Research Project ACore Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Second Year

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

SEMESTER IIISEMESTER IV
Website Design & DevelopmentApplication Programs Interfaces
Advanced ProgrammingApplication Development
Artificial IntelligencePrototyping
Core Unit: Computer Research Project ACore Unit: Computer Research Project B

 

Third Year

BSc(Honours) Computing & IT

SEMESTER V*SEMESTER VI*
Computing Project AComputing Project B
Social, Professional and Ethical Issues in Information SystemsIntroduction to Ubiquitous Computing
Information Security Management and GovernanceAdvanced Databases and Data Management

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Studying Computing and IT ( BSc.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 ( BSc.IT ):

  • 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.