Business Technology

Course details

Campus(es)

Paisley

UCAS Code

G290

Start Date

September 2020

Degree

BSc (Hons)

About the course

Get ready to manage and improve modern business technology with our BSc (Hons) Business Technology degree.

You will learn about the fundamentals of business operations and technology, and progress to the in-depth study of systems analysis, project management, and recent advancements in business intelligence and information security management.

  • This programme is designed to meet the needs of industry, focusing on the knowledge and skills demanded by modern employers.
  • Students regularly work with industry employers as part of the course to enhance their skills and employability.
  • This degree is accredited by the British Computer Society as fully meeting the educational requirements for Professional status.

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:

Scotland & EU/EEA

  • Year 1: Open
  • Year 2: Closed
  • Year 3: Open

England, Wales & Northern Ireland

  • Year 1: Open
  • Year 2: Open
  • Year 3: Open

International (non-EU)

  • Year 1: Open
  • Year 2: Open
  • Year 3: Open

Entry Requirements

  • Scottish Highers: CCCC
  • A levels: CD or CC (56-64 UCAS Tariff points)
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H3 H3 H4 or H3 H4 H4
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points
  • SQA HNC/BTEC Level 4 HNC: Administration and IT or Business 
  • Scottish Widening Access Programme: Access to STEM BBB
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC: Administration & IT; Business
  • Scottish Advanced Highers: CCD (112 UCAS Tariff points) including Computing
  • GCE A levels: BCC (104 UCAS Tariff points) including Computing
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 28 points  
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC: Information Technology or Computing or other relevant discipline
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND: Administration and IT 
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: DDM
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND/Foundation Degree: Information Technology or Computing or other relevant discipline

Clearing Guide

Clearing can sometimes feel like a bit of an emotional rollercoaster. Don’t worry though as we’re here to guide you through the process, giving you the information and advice you need.

UCAS Track

You should use UCAS Track to keep up-to-date with your Undergraduate application. Your UCAS Track account will be updated once a decision has been made on your application and you’ll be notified.

Fees & Funding

Your tuition fee status is determined by your nationality and the country where you are ordinarily resident. Find out all about undergraduate fees and funding for Scottish, UK, EU and International students, including tuition fees, student loans, and alternative sources of funding.

Contact us

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

Whilst we may be dealing with a lot of enquiries during Results Day, our advisors will do everything they can to answer your call or email as efficiently as possible, so you shouldn’t be waiting too long.

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk

Disclaimer

We will always try to make sure that we publish accurate course information but we do not accept responsibility for any mistakes or omissions. We will also try to make sure that we deliver our courses in line with our published information. However, we may not always be able to do so and you can find further information about this in our enrolment terms and conditions.


Contact our Clearing Team today 

+44(0)141 849 4101

We’re here to answer whatever questions you may have to help make the Clearing process as simple and stress-free as possible. Lines are open between 8.45am-4.45pm Monday to Friday, with extended opening hours on the dates listed below: 

  • Tuesday 4 August – 8.30am-6pm 
  • Wednesday 5 August – 8.30am-6pm 
  • Thursday 6 August – 8.30am-6pm 
  • Friday 7th August – 8.30am-6pm 

Opening times will return to 8.45am-4.45pm from Monday 10 August. 

Our lines may be busier at certain times and we thank you for your patience in advance. Rest assured that our advisors will do everything they possibly can to answer your call as quickly as possible in order to guide you through the Clearing process.


Guide to clearing

We have put together a page to help you understand clearing and where you are on your clearing journey

If you have any questions you can email us at clearing@uws.ac.uk

Clearing 2020

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