Modules for course IN0B | BSC/CISB1
BSc Computer Information Sys for Bus (4 year w Incorp Found)
This is a provisional list of modules to be offered on this course in the 2020–21 academic year.
The list may not be complete, and the final course content may be different.
- BIC-0001: English for Academic Purposes (30)
- BIC-0002: Mathematics 1 (Pure) (10)
- BIC-0003: Maths 2 (Mechanics) (10)
- BIC-0004: Maths 3 (Further) (10)
- BIC-0005: IT & Comm Skills (10)
- BIC-0006: Computing I (10)
- BIC-0007: Computing 2 (10)
- BIC-0008: Physics 1 (10)
- BIC-0009: Physics 2 (10)
- BIC-0010: UK Gov & Society (10)
- ICE-1001: Professional Perspectives (20)
- ASB-1110: Mgmt & Financial Accounting (20) Financial accounting:- Measuring and reporting the financial position of an organisation; Measuring and reporting the financial performance of an organisation; Book-keeping and the preparation of company accounts. Management accounting:- Marginal analysis; Full costing, activity-based costing; Budgeting, accounting for control.or
ADB-1110: Cyfrifeg Rheolaeth ac Ariannol (20)
- ICE-1111: Imperative Programming Foundat (10)
- ASB-1300: CORE Economics (20) or
ACB-1300: Economeg CORE (20)
- ICE-1601: Database Systems (20)
- ICE-1001: Professional Perspectives
- ASB-1110: Mgmt & Financial Accounting Financial accounting:- Measuring and reporting the financial position of an organisation; Measuring and reporting the financial performance of an organisation; Book-keeping and the preparation of company accounts. Management accounting:- Marginal analysis; Full costing, activity-based costing; Budgeting, accounting for control.or
ADB-1110: Cyfrifeg Rheolaeth ac Ariannol
- ICE-1121: Python Programming (10)
- ASB-1300: CORE Economics or
ACB-1300: Economeg CORE
- ICE-1411: Web Technologies (20)
- ICE-1601: Database Systems
- ICE-2002: Industrial Projects (20)
- ICE-2102: Application Development (20)
- ICE-2801: System Admin & Mainte (20)
- ICE-2002: Industrial Projects
- ICE-2102: Application Development
- ICE-2702: Applied Data Science ft Python (20)
- ICE-2801: System Admin & Mainte
40 credits from:
- ASB-2109: Marketing Research (10) (Semester 2) The role of marketing research; Defining a research problem, research question and objectives; Questionnaire design, measurement and scaling; Sampling; Quantitative analysis; Collecting secondary data and use of databases; Qualitative methods including interviews, focus groups and observation; Qualitative analysis; Writing a research report; Causal research and an introduction to experiments.
- ASB-2111: Statistical Methods (20) (Semester 1 + 2) or
ADB-2111: Dulliau Ystadegol (20) (Semester 1 + 2)
- ASB-2112: Business Information Systems (10) (Semester 2) Information systems and competitive advantage, including the value chain, and the nature of data, information and knowledge; Business systems concepts, business processes and business systems; Communication, networks, software, models for effective virtual communication; Keeping records, including databases, structures, forms, reports and searching; Interacting, including the basics of interface design, and workplace ergonomics; Impact of technology on working life, and new modules of working; Developing and chaning technology, including stages in systems development projects, such as analysis, specification, design and implementation; E-business and e-commerece; Learning with information systems, including innovation, decision making and knowledge management; Control and security, in networked environments, including intranet and internet.or
ADB-2112: Systemau Gwybodaeth Busnes (10) (Semester 2)Systemau gwybodaeth a mantais cystadleuol, gan gynnwys y gadwyn werth a natur data a gwybodaeth; Cysyniadau systemau busnes, prosesau busnes a systemau busnes; Cyfathrebu, rhwydweithiau, meddalwedd, modelau ar gyfer cyfathrebu rhithwir effeithiol; Cadw cofnodion, gan gynnwys cronfeydd data, strwythurau, ffurflenni, adroddiadau a chwilio; Rhyngweithio, gan gynnwys cynllunio rhyngwyneb sylfaenol ac ergonomeg y gweithle; Effaith technoleg ar fyd gwaith a modelau gweithio newydd; Technoleg sy'n datblygu a newid, gan gynnwys camau mewn projectau datblygu systemau, megis dadansoddi, manyleb, cynllun a gweithredu; E-fusnes ac e-fasnach; Dysgu gyda systemau gwybodaeth, gan gynnwys datblygiadau newydd, gwneud penderfyniadau a rheoli gwybodaeth; Rheolaeth a diogelwch mewn amgylchedd wedi’i rwydweithio, gan gynnwys y fewnrwyd a’r rhyngrwyd.
- ASB-2116: Consumer Behaviour (20) (Semester 2)
- ASB-2117: The Marketing of Services (10) (Semester 2)
- ASB-2202: Corporate Finance (20) (Semester 1 + 2) Present value and the opportunity cost of capital; Net present value and alternative methods of investment appraisal; Project analysis; Financial planning, and analysing financial performance; Investment risk and return, and portfolio theory; The Capital Asset Pricing Model; Short-term and long-term financing; Capital structure, and market imperfections; Weighted average cost of capital; Dividend policy; Financial and real options.
- ASB-2203: Finance (10) (Semester 1) Present value and the opportunity cost of capital; New present value and alternative methods of investments appraisal; Project analysis; Financial planning and analysing financial performance.
- ASB-2217: Investment (10) (Semester 1) or
ADB-2217: Buddsoddiant (10) (Semester 1)
- ASB-2307: Microeconomics (20) (Semester 1) • Demand and supply microfoundations • Rational choice • Individual and market demand • Uncertainty and consumer behaviour • The cost of production and profit max • Market structure • Strategic interdependence • Game theory • General equilibrium • Markets with asymmetric info • Externalities • Government regulation • Productivity and comparative advantage • International trade theory.
- ASB-2308: Macroeconomics (20) (Semester 2) • The role of macroeconomics, macroeconomic variables and statistics; • Introduction to schools of thought; • The classical model; • The Keynesian model; • Aggregate demand and supply analysis; • The Phillips curve; • The role of expectations; • Open economy macroeconomics; • Macroeconomic policy debates: monetary policy, fiscal policy, exchange rate policy, government debt management; • Theories of consumption; • Theories of growth.
- ASB-2320: Current Issues in Economics (20) (Semester 1 + 2)
- ASB-2400: Law for Business (20) (Semester 1 + 2)
- ASB-2401: Law for Business 2 (10) (Semester 2)
- ASB-2414: Management: Planning & Control (20) (Semester 1 + 2) The two principal tasks are as follows: 1) A crisis management scenario, completed over the course of a two-day field trip. You will respond to a series of simulated events that unfold over the course of a match day. 2) Development of a proposal for an affinity product partnership, linking the football club's brand to the marketing of another product.
- ASB-2416: Operations Strategy (10) (Semester 1) Operations Strategy is the highest level of Operations Management that deals with plans and decisions that shape the long-term capabilities of any organisation in the course of designing, producing and distributing products and services. Themes that will be explored in the module include: • Introduction to Operation Management • Competitiveness • Operations Strategy • Linking Operations Strategy to Competitiveness • Innovation, Design & Technology Strategy • Production Strategy & Lean • Total quality management • Logistics & Location strategies • Supply chain Strategy
- ASB-2501: Banks and Financial Markets (20) (Semester 1)
- ASB-2502: Personal Finance and Banking (20) (Semester 2)
- ASB-2507: Management Accounting (20) (Semester 1 + 2) Costings, budgets and pricing; Target costing, life-cycling costings, back-flush accounting and throughput accounting; Linear programming with multiple scarce resources; Budgetary systems; Advanced standard costing; Performance measurement; Working capital management; Application of advanced management accounting techniques in organisations.
- ASB-2508: Corporate Gov'nce & Regulation (10) (Semester 2) What is a corporation? The development and the role of corporate governance systems and codes; The importance of ownership in corporate governance; The role of the board in corporate governance; The performance and remuneration of senior management; The role of the professions in corporate governance; Current International issues of corporate governance and regulation; Why regulate? Institutions of regulation; Forms of economic regulation.
- ASB-2510: Accounting Information Systems (10) (Semester 2) • Accounting Information System design • Computer Forensics / Fraud Examination • XBRL • Computer information security • Systems documentation • Risk and Ethics • Computer assisted audit techniques • Processing cycles
- ASB-2511: Evolution of Mgmt Thought (10) (Semester 2) Introduction: academics, top executives, consultants and management gurus; The power of ideas to explain organizational change; The diffusion of management ideas (business education, management consultants, knowledge management within the firm); Great contributors to management thinking (e.g. o Scientific organization of work: Taylor o The role of directors and entrepreneurs: Fayol o Managers in organizations: Drucker); Management gurus and their contributions to management (Presentations); Conclusion: What lies ahead?
- ASB-2512: Investment Banking (10) (Semester 1)
- ASB-2515: Financial Accounting 1 (10) (Semester 1)
- ASB-2516: Financial Accounting 2 (10) (Semester 2)
- ASB-2517: Marketing Communication (20) (Semester 1) or
ADB-2517: Cyfathrebu Marchnata (20) (Semester 1)
- ASB-2521: Leadership and HRM (20) (Semester 1 + 2)
- ASB-2901: International Placement (15) (Semester 1)
- ICP-3011: Computer & Network Security (10)
- ICP-3025: Apps Artificial Intelligence (10)
- ICP-3099: Individual Project-Computing (30) Core
- ASB-3103: Marketing Strategy & Man. (10) Introduction and course organisation; Relationship Marketing; Entrepreneurial Marketing; Branding; Creating a Marketing Strategy; Marketing Audit and Tools 1 & 2; Formulating Marketing Strategies; Choosing a Case Study/Small Group Formation; Case study preparation and presentation.