Digital and Technology Solutions BSc (Hons) 2020/21 entry

Course code:

CUPU045

Study options:

3 year - Degree

 

Location:

Wrocław

Starting:

September 2020
November 2020
January 2021
February 2021
April 2021
June 2021

Fees:

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Course code:

CUPU045

Study options:

3 year - Degree

 

Location:

Wrocław

Starting:

September 2020
November 2020
January 2021
February 2021
April 2021
June 2021

Fees:

24,995 zł

Find out more


Get in touch

For questions regarding study and admissions please contact us:

Course code:

Study options:

3 year - Degree

 

Location:

Wrocław

Starting:

September 2020
November 2020
January 2021
February 2021
April 2021
June 2021

Fees:

Get in touch

For questions regarding study and admissions please contact us:

Overview

Digital technology pervades our society. Therefore, studying it opens the possibility of an exciting career in the IT industry.

The digital sphere isn't just about improving efficiency; it improves business prospects, can shape the development of a company and can influence the way people operate. Innovations in technology have improved operations in companies and governments of all sizes, and through IT, small businesses can quickly become successful on a global scale

The BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions course has been specifically designed to create digitally aware graduates who are prepared for the technological jobs of today and the future.

Why Coventry University Wrocław?

At Coventry University Wrocław, we aim to offer a career-focused experience to our students, one that is traditionally academic but is also designed to help you progress in your future career. Our offering is flexible and designed to fit around your life, allowing you to benefit from a modern, forward-thinking higher education institution, reinforced by the quality and reputation of Coventry University. We are dedicated to making higher education accessible and enjoyable for as many people as possible, so we only to cover one module at a time, allowing you to become a specialist in each topic before moving onto the next.

Top Quality Courses

All of our degree courses are awarded by Coventry University

One Module

We only teach one module at a time, allowing more time for assignments

No Year-End Exams

Our modern teaching techniques mean no last-minute cramming

Career-Focused

Vocational degrees designed to maximise employability

Course information

The first year introduces students to basic digital principles, which are reinforced in the second year with more business-orientated case studies and practical work. In the third and final year, students learn and refine complex advanced skills. As students are about to hit the graduate job market, we aim to equip them with the knowledge and capabilities that allow successful transition into industry.

 

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Modules

Overview

The course aims to give you a good understanding of the role of digital technologies in business, and how it’s used to gain competitive advantage and streamline functions. You will be introduced to the management of key data and the development of information systems, supported by hardware and software components. Entering at an introductory level, most of the modules in this year contain a practical element, so that you receive the best combination of theoretical and practical learning.

Modules

  • Business and Project Principles

  • Software Design Principles

  • Hardware and Systems Design Principles

  • Mobile Applications Development

Overview

As the course progresses, this academic year builds on the knowledge gained in year one to cement a solid foundation of core principles. You will begin building your knowledge and understanding of server-side and client-side programming, security applications and software development to actively support businesses. We also cover computer hacking and the importance of data security in today’s world.

Modules

  • Security Applications

  • IT Infrastructure Management

  • Database and Web Applications

  • Advanced Software Development

Overview

Sandwich and placements give you the opportunity to gain further insight into the industry or career you are seeking to follow. This enables you to contextualise the theoretical models and concepts discussed in the classroom in the workplace. Furthermore, if you choose to take advantage of a placement or sandwich year, this version of the degree will help to increase your employment prospects by acquiring skills and gaining an understanding of what employers expect of graduates.

Overview

In the final year, you will analyse the use of digital technology as an enabler for organisations, with the complex and fast-changing trends in a business context. We cover key processes, the role of information systems in supporting business functions, enterprise planning systems and their functional capabilities. Finally, you’ll get the chance to demonstrate your skills in a number of independent projects, taking charge of processes from inception to delivery.

Modules

  • Service Management and Support

  • Service Management and Support Project

  • Project Management

  • Final Year Project

1st

We have been ranked joint first amongst Modern Universities in England for career prospects - Guardian University Guide 2021

In more detail...

  • Upon completion of this course, you will receive a qualification awarded by Coventry University, which is ranked 15th best university in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2020. Coventry University were also awarded a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) in 2017.
  • In order to make higher education accessible to as many people as possible, we keep our tuition fees competitively priced.
  • Small tutorial group sessions ensure that you receive the mentoring help and support you need.
  • We deliver one module at a time during each block. This means you can dedicate your time to specialise in each subject without the distraction of numerous modules and multiple deadlines.

Your main study themes are:

  • Network development and maintenance: Developing and designing networks including security, logistics, maintenance, testing and integration. You will also be introduced to theories relating to network design and maintenance and examine how networks are built and maintained through practical experiences and theoretical research. 
  • Project management: Throughout the programme, you will learn service management, developing entrepreneurship skills and the importance of autonomous working. You will be given many practical tasks which you must manage yourself, setting and achieving milestones to allow progression onto the next stage of the project. You will learn time management skills and the use of Gant charts and other tools to appropriately allocate resources and time. This is crucial for industry application.
  • Software design and development: Identifying the most appropriate software to undertake tasks within a business, including developing, designing and manipulating software to meet a specific aim. You will explore concepts and theories related to programming which provide solutions to a wide variety of business problems with the emphasis being laid on the whole of the software development process.

At Coventry University Wrocław, students learn through a variety of modes including, tutorials, scenario-based learning sets, case studies, seminars and peer-to-peer learning. Progression through the modules develops knowledge and skills including communication (written and oral), study skills, research methods, information retrieval, IT, data processing and presentation and career development. We will also encourage you to consider your employability and/or entrepreneurial development through these modules.

Unlike traditional institutions, there are no multi-hour final exams. Instead, learning is assessed through course work and phase tests, which is more reflective of the work environment.

The learning outcomes of modules, assignments and projects will be clearly stated. Your work will be marked according to how well you achieve these learning outcomes and your final feedback will refer to each outcome, as well as providing an overall percentage grade.

Assessment methods vary and include: practical class and project performance, written practical reports, project thesis, oral presentations, tutorial tasks and assessments which take place at the end of each six-week block.

Course Breakdown (approx.):

  • 100% Coursework

On completion, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding and knowledge of the theoretical, analytical and practical aspects of policies, strategies and processes – within a changing environment, to meet stakeholder interests.
  • Critically appraise theories related to how digital technology integrates with an international marketing and sales strategy. Including, the risk factors that need to be considered in the development of a successful strategy.
  • Be proficient in developing international-level strategy, incorporating and considering risk, such as country, currency, cultural and competitors.
  • Develop appropriate research and analysis techniques, alongside the ability to undertake reliable market research activities.
  • Operate, lead and collaborate in a team to solve problems of a practical (experimental) nature and to provide appropriate solutions.
  • Apply appropriate presentation and evaluation tools to establish the significance of research data produced. 

Entry Requirements

Polish Requirements

Polish Matura Exam Polish Matura Extended Level International Baccalaureate (IB) English Language Requirements
Satisfactory Grade Two subjects at Grade 4 or 55% if higher. If one Extended Level subject is English at 75% or higher you do not require additional English Language qualifications.  28 points A telephone interview to assess English language skills will be arranged for non-native English speakers. 
If you hold IELTS Level 6.0 (with no component less than 5.5) or equivalent, you will not have to complete the telephone interview. 


EU Requirements

Entry Requirements Europe International Baccalaureate (IB) English Language Requirements
We're here to help you understand which qualifications, diplomas and certificates you can use form your own country to meet our entry requirements. 
You can contact us at wroclawenquiries@coventry.ac.uk.
28 points A telephone interview to assess English language skills will be arranged for non-native English speakers. 
If you hold IELTS Level 6.0 (with no component less than 5.5) or equivalent, you will not have to complete the telephone interview.

Tuition Fees

We pride ourselves on offering competitive tuition fees which we review on an annual basis. Course fees are calculated on the basis of what it costs to teach each course and we aim for total financial transparency.

Starts

Fee


September 2020

24,995 zł (per year)


November 2020

24,995 zł (per year)


January 2021

24,995 zł (per year)


February 2021

24,995 zł (per year)


April 2021

24,995 zł (per year)


June 2021

24,995 zł (per year)


Career prospects

With a Digital Technology & Solutions degree behind you, your career options are broad and may include developer, analyst and managerial roles.

Where our graduates work

Graduates could go on to study a master’s degree in subjects such as Forensic Computing, Networking Computing and Computer Science.

Previous graduates from the UK course have gone on to work successfully in leading global companies such as Countrywide, Exasoft and Impetus Automotive.

Disclaimer

The University will charge the tuition fees that are stated on the course webpage and in the prospectus for the first year of study. The University will review tuition fees each year and will be entitled to increase the fees in line with inflation based on the average annual index of consumer goods and services announced in the form of a communication by the President of Statistics Poland in the Official Journal of Poland “Monitor Polski”. If the tuition fees are increased the student may withdraw from their student contract before that increase takes effect without incurring any financial penalty.