Are you interested in how computing and information systems fit into business structures and functions? Do you have a passion for finding business computing solutions for complex organisational problems? Studying your computing degree with Arden means you’ll be gaining the skills you need to succeed in your career while taking your understanding of these issues to an advanced level.
Why is our computing BSc course different to other computing degrees? We’ve made certain that you’ll learn about the key areas in computing that matter most to organisations today. You’ll study topics including data mining and analysis, cloud solutions setup, and use of CRMs such as Salesforce and Microsoft.
Freshly updated in 2021 with the new syllabus content, this undergraduate course gives you one-to-one support and a contextualised learning experience to help you fully understand the latest developments and concepts being put into practice in data analytics, cloud-based technologies, software development, database management, and more.
No matter your particular area of interest in computing, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for with our range of specialist modules that have been developed by leading industry professionals – from principles of marketing to computing and business management. Your modules are designed to enhance your analytical and research skills, while also preparing you to enter the world of work as a well-rounded and creative professional.
"I was already in the working world and running two businesses. Not to mention I also have a young family, so the freedom online learning offered, and the cost effectiveness of the course, was a big draw for me."
At Arden University, we use a range of methods to assess your progress and strengths, providing you with the opportunity to demonstrate what you’ve learnt. These could include:
To ensure you have the support and resources needed to successfully complete your module assessments, Arden will provide you with feedback for every piece of work you submit – from suggestions for improvement to applying your newly acquired skills to real-life settings.
At Arden University we consider applications on a case by case basis. If you have significant work experience, have qualifications you have gained elsewhere, or a degree or qualification that isn't a clear pathway to this degree - we are more than happy to discuss your application.
To be eligible for this business computing course, you must have either:
We also offer an internal English test for applicants. More information on this can be found here.
Do you have work experience? We’re happy to consider an application from you if you can show us that you have the motivation to study this online business computing degree. We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course, along with references and evidence of your previous work experience.
Whilst you can read your study materials on your smart phone or tablet, to make the most of your learning experience, you will need access to a laptop or computer (we recommend one running the latest version of Windows), and a good stable internet connection.
Here at Arden University we strive to provide a fresh and unique approach to your business and management education. With ideas and experiences taken from employers and thought leaders across the world, we give you the opportunity to put proven business skills and techniques into practice during your studies. I look forward to welcoming you to the Arden University family.
Perhaps you have a strong idea of where you want to go with your business and computing degree, or perhaps you're still a little unsure. Don’t worry if you’re still weighing up your future career options. We prepare you with a range of advanced skills that employers from a variety of organisations will value, so that you’ll eventually feel confident enough to make a decision about where your future lies.
As a business computing student, you’ll acquire a huge range of transferable skills that will help you stand out in the competitive job market. Your business computing degree will provide you with:
Simply put, the possibilities are endless! Generally, graduates have a much wider range of options available to them than just the subject matter of their online degrees. Most organisations are reliant on computers, meaning that anyone with expertise in computers or IT can use their skills in almost any sector they wish. Business skills are, of course, also relevant to almost any sector – so that’s a lot of potential jobs!
Some professional roles you might consider are:
The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) promotes excellence in UK management and leadership. The institute aims to boost career development across the management sector and connect you with likeminded professionals across diverse sectors.
As the CMI possesses a Royal Charter, they are the only organisation in the UK that can award Chartered Manager status to their members – the gold standard in management. They are also active in business policy making across the globe, and ensure that their more than 140,000 members are represented in policy decision making.
As an Arden student, you’ll have free CMI Membership throughout your studies, giving you access to a range of additional resources including a mentoring service and invitations to networking events both online and offline.
At Arden University, we’re dedicated to your readiness for the future workplace, and are committed to helping you gain the skills and qualifications you need as you progress in your professional life. Our Fast-Track Your Career promise has been developed to allow you to pursue your master’s degree with us - with no tuition fees to pay - once you have successfully completed your Arden undergraduate degree course.
On successful completion of your bachelor’s course, you can simply apply for the Arden master’s degree of your choice and you’ll then be able to progress with your postgraduate education completely free of any additional course tuition fees.
We’ll provide you with advice and guidance about which master’s course meets your career needs and provides a meaningful pathway from undergraduate to postgraduate study.
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