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GY206
Business Information Systems

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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This four-year degree programme examines the use and management of technology in business environments. The programme is fully accredited by EPAS. It mixes business subjects such as Accounting, Economics and Marketing with technology focused subjects such as Databases, Systems Analysis and Networks. It provides knowledge and skills in traditional business organisation and management. 

The BIS degree offers the opportunity of an International Study Abroad programme in the US in year two.

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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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Old Code New Code Award Title
  5M0529  Software Development
BEBXX  5M0828  eBusiness
BIPXX  5M2067  Information Processing
BBSXX  5M2102  Business Studies
BBSIT  5M2111  International Trade
CITXX    Information Technology

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Past graduates are currently employed in companies such as Google, Accenture, Deloitte, Microsoft, SAP and Storm. Your degree will give you a particular relevance for start-up enterprises, telecommunications, software companies, management consultancy and business and financial industries.



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