BSc (Hons) Computer Networking (UK Top-Up Degree)

General

Program Description

Overview

University of Bedfordshire

The University of Bedfordshire is a modern, innovative university with a heritage of top quality education going back more than 100 years.This program is awarded by the University of Bedfordshire - UK in collaboration with SLIIT Computing.

From the office and the high street to your home and the car you drive, computer networks are everywhere, helping us live more productive lives. They are at the heart of information systems and as they proliferate, there is a growing need for people with an understanding of their benefits and how they work.

Institute

SLIIT Computing (Private) Ltd, a subsidiary of SLIIT was established to give educational opportunities for a wider range of students who want to progress into their higher education with an industrial oriented learning experience. SLIIT Computing offers BSc in Information Technology degree program in association with SLIIT which paves the way for students to keep their knowledge up-to-date in this fast-moving field of Information Technology. A blend of theory & practice gives the edge for those who want to enter the workforce with sound academic background and gives a competitive advantage among the others.

Program Structure

This course focuses on the technical aspects of network design, installation, configuration, maintenance and management, and the application of contemporary technologies. The Computer Networking BSc (Hons) degree will help you discover a deeper understanding of network design and how they work. It will provide you with the knowledge and expertise to make a career in this growing sector.

  • Social and Professional Project Management.
  • Undergraduate Project
  • Research Methodologies and Emerging Technologies
  • Advanced Networking
  • Computer Security & Counter measurements
  • Wireless Communication & Networking

Admission Requirement

  • Edexcel Higher National Diploma in Computing Systems & Networking or Equivalent
  • SLIIT Diploma in Computing Systems & Networking

Duration

One Year Top – Up. Program delivery depends on the preference of the majority of the students, therefore, it could be Weekdays or Weekends.

Career & Further study

MSc in a Computer Networking, Mobile Networking, Security, Computer Science or any other related topic; MPhil / PhD

Course Fee

Sri Lankan Students SLIIT Computing Fee: LKR 115 000.00 Per Semester

University Royalty Fee: GBP 700 (2016 intake)

International Students:

SLIIT Computing Fee: US$ 1 750.00

University Royalty Fee: GBP 700 (2016 intake)

** Payment deadlines will be stated by the Academic Affairs Division.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Graduates of this degree will be able to go into any of the following positions

  • Helpdesk and Network Support
  • Network Security Specialists
  • Network/Systems Engineering
  • Systems/Internet/Network Administration
  • Network/Information Systems Managers Project Management and many other computing-related positions
Last updated Feb 2018

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