Science & Technology Course

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Business Information Systems (Top-Up) (Awarded by University of Portsmout...

Course Type: Bachelor Degree | Study Mode: Part-Time
Keywords: Part-Time | IT | Information Technology | Degree
MDIS Courses Course Provider:
MDIS

Course Detail

Introduction

Programme Aims & Objectives

This course provides students with:

Provide a research-informed, understanding of biochemistry (which includes; biomolecular sciences, molecular biology, genome science and cell biology) for students from differing academic backgrounds that encourages them to achieve their academic and personal potential.

Introduce students to the practice and evaluation of scientific research in terms of conceptual approach and research methodologies underpinning biochemistry, culminating in the opportunity for independent research provided in the final-year project.

Provide a course in line with the Biosciences Benchmark statement, and the Core Curriculum as set out by the Biochemical Society, drawing on specialist experience of teaching and research staff.

Develop students’ intellectual, critical and practical skills in the acquisition, analysis, interpretation, evaluation and presentation of biochemical information.

Train students in ethical, safe and responsible handling of biological materials, chemicals and laboratory equipment.

Entry Requirements

Admission Requirements

Year 2 entry

  • International Diploma in Information Technology awarded by MDIS OR
  • Relevant diploma level qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutions (PEIs) or recognised Higher Education provider in information technology/systems-related discipline, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Year 1 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 12 years of formal education*

Year 3 entry

  • Relevant polytechnic diplomas in information technology/systems-related discipline, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Year 1 AND Year 2 of the University course) with a pass grade* OR
  • Relevant overseas polytechnic diplomas in information technology/systems-related disciplines, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Year 1 AND Year 2 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education* OR
  • Higher National Diploma (HND) in information technology/systems-related disciplines OR
  • Relevant PEIs qualifications in information technology/systems-related disciplines (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Year 2 of the University course) with entry requirement of 12 years of formal education*

*Candidates who do not meet the minimum requirement will be subjected to final approval by University of Portsmouth.

Language Requirement

  • Possess a minimum C6 grade in English at GCE 'O' Level OR
  • IELTS score of 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) OR
  • TOEFL score of 550 OR equivalent

 

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