BSc (Hons) Applied Business Computing - ABC

Programme Aims

  •  To provide in-depth knowledge of research topics relevant to a practical solution to a computing problem.
  •  Provide critical understanding of the theory and practice of all stages of the development lifecycle of network systems, including: Requirements analysis, specification, implementation, testing, documentation and maintenance.
  •  Be able to plan, schedule, monitor, control and critically evaluate processes and products in an individual project.
  •  To research, design, implement, evaluate and document a substantial distributed system based product development.
  •  To research, formulate and judge a range of possible solutions to given organizational/business/theoretical problems through the application of appropriate techniques.
  •  To critically understand appropriate project management methodologies and tools.
  •  Learn techniques to be able to develop, evaluate and assess the feasibility of project proposals, utilizing appropriate tools, techniques and methods, and apply effectively appropriate project control techniques.
  •  To critically appreciate human-centred approaches to system analysis, design, implementation and evaluation.
  •  Understand strategic concepts for E-commerce.
  •  Work with E-Business models, Business Process Reengineering and value chains.
  •  Gain a critical awareness of key research topics in Applied Business Computing evaluate human-centred design

Candidates on this Course will

  •  Gain the necessary knowledge and skills to design, implement, maintain and critically evaluate computer systems in a variety of domains.
  •  Develop a critical understanding of software design techniques and their application.
  •  Develop “softer” business related development skills. For example, analyzing a business problem and tailoring “off- the-shelf packages” to meet client needs.

To achieve the above award students will be required to complete the following 6 units over one year of study attending classes twice per week (weekdays from 5:00pm to 8:00pm or on Saturdays from 08:00am to 11:00am). 2 subjects will be studied per term

Jan – April
Assessment Hand-in May
New students only
Product Development
(CET 333)
Project Management
(CET 311)
Assessment Hand-in September
New students only
User Experience Design
(CET 308)
Software Enterprise
CET 310
Assessment Hand-in January
New students only
Web Information
System for Business
(CET 326)
(CET 351)

  • In addition to attending lectures with University of Sunderland-approved lecturers, students will have access to the University on-line library, be invited to attend video conference sessions with the university and undertake various sessions offered by the University during University visits to INtel College. Attendance of classes is a requirement and assessments are set and graded by the University.
  • Entry Requirements

  •  Recognized Higher or Advanced Diploma or equivalent

  •  Advanced Diploma in Computing or Information Systems

  •  A Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma in Computing or related area.

  •  240 credits or equivalent of a recognized undergraduate award in a relevant Computing or related discipline.
  • Fees Structure

    FeesTuition Fee UK 3,000 pounds Payable in installmentsLocal Fee KShs 50,000/-
    Includes University online library membership, exam/assessment fees, use of internet, labs

    Admission Process

    •  Download and Complete the Admission Form from here

    •  Provide 2 passport size photographs(Coloured)

    •  Provide your CV detailing your qualifications and work experience

    •  Provide letter from your supervisor stating your job position and job description

    •  Provide certified copies of your academic credentials

    •  Provide English Language qualification either English proficiency letter,IELTS of Band 6 or above or KCSE Certificate (with pass in English Language)

    •  Make application fee payment of KShs 3,000/- (three thousand only) by cash deposit direct to the College account or by cheque payment to INTEL COLLEGE, or by MPESA (PAYBILL)

    •  Submit your completed application from with documents and proof of application fee payment to INtel College.



    Programme Information

    INtel College and the University of Sunderland work in a collaborative partnership to offer a variety of University of Sunderland Programmes right here at INtel College.

    This information sheet provides a brief of the BSc (Hons) Applied Business Computing/IT Programme of the University of Sunderland programmes right here at INtel College.

    This programme is designed for students who already have a recognized Advanced or Higher Diploma in Computing or related field, and wish to convert this into an Honours Degree, through one further year of part-time study.

    The course creates professionals capable of coordinating and managing Information Technology (IT) solutions in the workplace. The Programme offers an opportunity for a career in a diverse role ranging from managing a department’s or company’s computer network system to building links over the internet for a multinational company.