University of Brighton

University of Brighton

Information Systems

The course enables participants to take up careers in areas such as business/systems analysis, web development, database design and project management; for students with little or no IT experience the course provides a full grounding; those with a relevant background are able to enhance their skills in core areas and build on their existing knowledge through advanced studies; the course comprises five core components: Business and ICT provide a perspective on the role and uses of ICT in business organisations; systems analysis and design develops the skills necessary for the specification and design of an information system; the application development module covers the wide area of software development, including information storage, programming languages with an emphasis on web-based application development.

Entry requirements

Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent; for non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall and 6 in writing.

Course modules

Options: Project management; business strategy; the law and ICT; highly technical areas dealing with advanced software topics; software issues concerning digital TV.

Sponsorship information

EPSRC awards.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 4,086 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,240 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgCert Full-time - 2 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Moulsecoomb Campus Brighton BN2 4GA South East

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01273 644644