Foundation Year in Information Systems

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A foundation year can help students get ready for more intense learning. This year-long program introduces them to higher education and assists them in finishing courses that will get them on the path to their intended field of study.

Students who are looking for a combined, functional and practical knowledge of both business principals and computer sciences may be interested in information systems. This is a field of study which prepares students for a wide variety of careers across a wide array of industries.

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International Foundation Programme

Middlesex University Mauritius
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Mauritius Vacoas

Our foundation programme gives you the best possible chance of entry to a degree course at Middlesex University. We teach in small, specialised classes and provide dedicated individual support to prepare you for undergraduate-level study. The course also includes an introduction to the degree courses offered at Middlesex Mauritius. [+]

Best Course Studies in Information Systems 2017/2018. Our foundation programme gives you the best possible chance of entry to a degree course at Middlesex University. We teach in small, specialised classes and provide dedicated individual support to prepare you for undergraduate-level study. The course also includes an introduction to the degree courses offered at Middlesex Mauritius. The International Foundation Programme is a one-year streamlined course based on four modules, with a focus on a core theme. The core theme is set at the start of the course and is based on a real-world scenario. Classes are taught by specialist subject lecturers from across the University. The course will: Develop your study skills and give you the best chance of academic success Improve your English and develop your academic language skills Familiarise you with the culture of Middlesex University and the British education system Develop your confidence and independent learning skills Give you automatic progression onto a Middlesex degree courses upon successful completion of the course. Modules Academic Writing This module aims to develop your reading and writing skills in preparation for undergraduate-level study and introduces you to different styles and types of academic writing. Researching and Presenting This module gives you the opportunity to learn how to effectively present and argue your ideas, both in oral and written form. Research areas will be linked to the core theme, and students will develop the skills required to critically evaluate sources of information. Developing Independent Learning This module is designed to develop... [-]

Foundation Course

Poltava University Of Economics And Trade
Campus or Online Full time Part time 10 months September 2018 Ukraine Poltava + 1 more

Foundation Course is designed for international students who want to acquire communication skills necessary for effective integration into Ukrainian educational environment and gain knowledge of basic disciplines (physics, mathematics, biology, che­mistry, geography, informatics, fundamentals of economics) necessary for successful enrollment and study in Ukraine. [+]

Foundation Course is designed for international students who want to acquire communication skills necessary for effective integration into Ukrainian educational environment and gain knowledge of basic disciplines (physics, mathematics, biology, che­mistry, geography, informatics, fundamentals of economics) necessary for successful enrollment and study in Ukraine. International students often use this course as a foundation year to study abroad – this is an alternative pathway to ordinary enrollment to undergraduate course. Students can study at one of 5-University departments: economical IT bio- and food technologies (medical) hotel and restaurant business (tourism) linguistic (foundation course in English) Foundation course program content can be adapted to the needs, interests and upon request of students. In terms of this university foundation program students are also offered special short-term courses aimed at strengthening skills necessary for effective adaptation in local area, successful communication in work context, promoting leadership, supporting the entrepreneurial initiative among young people etc. Additionally, students will be exposed to effective presentations and negotiations, fundamentals of business planning and entrepreneurship, youth leadership and student government, basics of Civil Law for foreigners etc. Bridging courses in English, Russian, Ukrainian and Chinese are also available. You can apply for language programs (English as a foreign language, Chinese language, Russian language, Ukrainian language) for an additional fee. Foundation course in English is a good chance to improve communication skills and set a good base for continued study abroad. Ukrainian club is organized and held by Poltava University of Economics and Trade students to arrange communication of foreigners... [-]

Computing with Database Development Foundation Degree (FdSc) - Validated by the University of Salford

The Manchester College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester

The course teaches students to develop an understanding of how computing relates to different aspects of modern business. [+]

Best Course Studies in Information Systems 2017/2018. What's the Computing with Database Development Foundation Degree (FdSc) - Validated by the University of Salford course about? The course teaches students to develop an understanding of how computing relates to different aspects of modern business. Students will develop practical skills in software design, implementation and testing, developing web and multimedia applications and in the use of databases and relevant programming languages. Students will also have the opportunity to gain experience in products used by industry. Employers have an ongoing involvement in the design and delivery of the programme to ensure students graudate with the skills required by industry. The course also helps students to develop other important skills such as communication, team work and problem solving skills. Students will develop an understanding of how computing relates to different aspects of an enterprise, preparing them for changes in technology. Students also develop practical skills in software design, implementation and testing, and in the use of databases and appropriate programming languages, such as Java. During the second stage of the course there is a greater emphasis on the development of practical skills which help to make graduates attractive to employers. Assessment on the programme makes use of a range of activities, including reports, oral presentations, group work, practical assignments, multiple choice question tests, time-constrained tests and peer assessment. Several end-of-year examinations and a number of assignments must also be undertaken What will I be able to do after I've completed this course? Upon successful... [-]