BSc (Hons) Applied Computing 2017-07-20T13:43:12+00:00

BSc (Hons) Applied Computing

Programme Summary

There is a recognised need for computer specialists who can develop computer software and design or maintain computer systems.

Our full-time BSc (Hons) Applied Computing degree is designed to develop a number of practical skills which are useful in any field of computing. Students gain invaluable skills in using the latest technology and specialised software, thus enhancing their employability.

Throughout the course you will study a wide range of topics, from systems development and strategic systems management, to social / current issues in computing, and professional management and practice.

You will also complete a case study project, which will provide you with the opportunity to apply all of your existing skills to a substantial software development problem.

Key facts

UK/EU/Full Time – £9,250
International – £12,500

Student Finance
Available for UK, EU & EEA Students

Start date
January, April, August, October

3 Years

On Campus

Course Options

Year 1

  • PC & Network Technology
  • Introduction to Software Development
  • Creative Media
  • Databases Design & Implementation
  • Informatics
  • Web Development

Year 2

  • Systems Development Tools & Techniques
  • Database Administration & Optimisation

Optional Modules (choose four):

  • PC Technology
  • Network Technology
  • Network Technology
  • Mobile Device Programming
  • Agile Application Development
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Network Management
  • Web Applications

Year 3

  • IT Project Management
  • Project/Project Dissertation
  • Advanced databases

Optional Modules (choose two):

  • Emerging Technology
  • Wired & Wireless Network Technology
  • Computer & Network Security
  • Windows & Web based Applications Development
  • Advanced databases

Entry requirements

240 UCAS tariff points at GCE A-Level or equivalent. Appropriate AS-Level and Level 3 Key Skills qualifications will also be taken into account. Applicants must also have five GCSE passes at grades A, B or C including Mathematics and English. International students must prove valid qualifications equivalent to the above requirements.

English language proficiency for international students: IELTS 6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Please contact us to find out country-specific entry requirements as below:

•   International country-specific entry requirements
•   EU country-specific entry requirements

Fees & Funding

Tuition fees cover the cost of a student’s academic studies. This usually includes teaching costs, registration and examination fees (not repeat or tailing modules, re-sit fees or coursework resubmission). Any costs associated with work placements will be the students responsibility.

2017 Applicants

UK and EU students

Full-time fees – £9,250 per year

For full details, please visit the fees and funding webpage 

International students

Full-time fees – £12,500 per year

For full details, please contact us


LSB offers a wide range of generous fee waivers and bursaries. To find out more about the scholarships, awards and bursaries available, please visit the scholarships webpage.

Career Opportunity

The BSc (Hons) in International Business Management degree aims to equip graduates to use their business training, in-depth knowledge of specialist areas such as marketing, finance, human resources and general management, to pursue a career in business, nationally or internationally.

Recent business graduates have gone on to work for:

  • British Airways
  • L’Oréal
  • NHS Graduate Schemes
  • Oxfam
  • IBM
  • Samsung
  • McLaren
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • BMW Group
  • British Council
  • Apple
  • Unilever
  • Bank of England
  • Facebook
  • Volkswagen Group
  • ScottishPower
  • Nationwide
  • Fujitsu

Pursuing potential career opportunities within the following areas:

  • British and management consultancy
  • Project management
  • Accounting and auditing
  • Advertising, marketing, public relations and sales
  • Financial management
  • Recruitment and human resource
  • Insurence agency
  • Investment banking
  • Real estate management
  • Government advisory and consultancy organisations
  • International government and private organisations



Apply Now

Applicants wishing to study on a course at London School of Business will need to apply directly to the LSB.
Please contact admissions@lsbuk.com to discuss your requirements and obtain an application form.