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Second Year Computer and Business Studies

The normal load is 120 CATS credits. Candidates for honours are required to take five core modules (66 CATS credits), at least 12 CATS credits selected from Option List A and at least 12 CATS credits selected from Option List B.

Core Modules 

Term

CATS
Credits

Examined/
Assessed

CS258 Database Systems * 1
15
E(70) A(30)
CS261 Software Engineering 2 15 E(50) A(50)
IB242 Digital Business and Workplace Technologies
1 12
E(70) A(30)
IB243 Business Systems Development and Implementation 2
12 A(100)
IB3E9 Managing IT Solutions Architecture 1 12 E(50) A(50)




Optional Modules - List A




IB117 Markets, Marketing and Strategy 1
12
A(100)
IB120 Operations Management 2
12/15
E(60)A(40) / E(50)A(50)
IB209 Marketing
1,2,3 24/30
E(70) A(30)
IB211 Simulation
2
12/15
E(60) A(40)
IB219 Quantitative Methods for Multivariate Analysis
2
12/15
E(85) A(15)
IB220 Quantitative Methods for Resource Management
1
12/15
E(70) A(30)
IB230 Accounting in Context
1
12/15 E(80) A(20)
IB233 Financial Reporting I
1
12/15 E(100) / E(80)A(20)
IB238 Organisational Analysis 1 12 A (100)
IB246 Operations Excellence 1
12/15 E(100) / E(80)A(20)
IB253 Principles of Finance 1 1
12/15
E(75) A(25)
IB254 Principles of Finance 2
2
12/15
E(75) A(25)
       

Optional Modules - List B




IB2A5 Web Applications Development
2
12/15 A(100)
CS241 Operating Systems and Computer Networks * 1
15
E(80) A(20)
CS255 Artificial Intelligence 2 15 E(60) A(40)
CS256 Functional Programming 1 15 E(60) A(40)
CS257 Advanced Computer Architecture 2 15 E(80) A(20)
CS260 Algorithms * 1 15 E(70) A(30)
       

Other Options




A modern foreign language   12/15/24/30  

Unusual Option




EC131 Economics for Business
1
12 E(100)
IB113 Business Law 1
2
12 E(80) A(20)





* These modules will be examined in the first week of Term 2.



Preparatory to Third Year Project

In the summer term of the second year students are required to select the project which they will pursue in the third year of their studies.

Modules from Warwick Business School

More information on modules taught by Warwick Business School can be found at http://www.wbs.ac.uk/students/undergraduate/joint-degrees/external-students.cfm