Computing and IT Practice (BSc (Hons) Comp IT Prac)

The Open University the United Kingdom

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The award
BSc (Hons) Comp IT Prac

How long you will study
2 years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
part-time

Course starts
February, April, October

International course fees
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About Computing and IT Practice at The Open University

If you've already completed a foundation degree or equivalent, this course tops up your knowledge and skills to an honours degree. This degree will put you in a strong position to develop a career in information technology and related fields. It will also enable you to engage professionally with challenges such as the specification, design, deployment, and management of computing and IT systems. You'll choose from a variety of modules to suit your career goals, and complete your studies with a project on a topic based on one of your chosen modules.

This qualification develops your learning in four main areas:

  • Knowledge and understanding
  • Cognitive skills
  • Practical and professional skills
  • Key skills

The level and depth of your learning gradually increases as you work through the qualification. You'll be supported throughout by the OU's unique style of teaching and assessment - which includes a personal tutor to guide and comment on your work; top quality course texts; e-learning resources like podcasts, interactive media and online materials; tutorial groups and community forums.

Study options for this course

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  • The awardBSc (Hons) Comp IT PracHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study2 years
    Course startsFebruary, April, OctoberDomestic course fees find outInternational course fees find out

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Costs are paid per unit not per qualification.

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