B.Sc. Online

Information Technology (Top-up) (Hons) (Online)

University of Hertfordshire

12 months
6240 GBP/year
6240 GBP/year
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The online Information Technology (Top-up) (Hons) (Online) programme from University of Hertfordshire is based on their on campus equivalents with the same academic quality standards and processes so your award will be recognised worldwide


If you have a computing or information technology- based qualification that’s the equivalent to the Second Year BSc degree, you can join the Final Year of either of these two BSc courses. Our Information Technology (Top-up) (Hons) (Online) courses are very similar to our campus-based degrees, and the academic standards required are just as high. However, they give you the flexibility to study from wherever you like and to fit learning around other commitments. Computer Science gives you a broad range of skills and knowledge in areas including programming, multimedia, networks, databases, operating systems and software engineering. Information technology includes many aspects of computer science, but with more focus on the needs of people and organisations.

Why choose this Information Technology (Top-up) (Hons) (Online) programme from University of Hertfordshire?

  • You can study when and where you want, fitting in with your other commitments such as work or family
  • Study at a highly-regarded, well established computer science department with excellent facilities, strong links to both business and research, and a track record of graduate success.
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science also available to study online. 


Our graduates have gone on to become software developers, business analysts, database administrators, network designers, technical consultants, programmers, web developers, project managers and software engineers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Web Scripting 
  • Information Technology Project 
  • Project Planning 
  • Quantum Computing
  • Computer Systems Security 
  • Mobile Computing 
  • Data Mining and Visualisation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for direct entry to Level 6 from other programmes within the University or elsewhere must have gained a minimum of 240 credits at Levels 4 and 5, including a minimum of 120 credits at Level 5 and are required to demonstrate that their previous studies and experience have provided a broad equivalence to the learning outcomes of Levels 4 and 5 of the programme. 
  • Access to computer equipment with the following minimum specification.
  • All students from non-majority English speaking countries require proof of English language proficiency. The following qualifications and grades will be considered 
  • GCSE English language grade A-C 
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any band)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6240 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6240 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6240 GBP per year during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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