Programme Brief

The University of Greenwich BSc Computing and Information Systems top-up degree is professionally accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS), the Chartered Engineering Institution for Information Systems Engineering, and recognised by the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago.

This IT degree aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry. The courses have been designed in conjunction with both the local and international industry, and are continually monitored to ensure they match the needs of this exciting but fast changing industry.

It is an excellent programme for Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Higher National Diploma holders who are ready to earn a bachelors degree in the field of Information Technology.

The assessment criteria are predominantly assignment based, providing many real life problems which require solutions. Graduating students often tend to create a portfolio of work which proves to be a valuable asset.

In order to obtain the BSc. (Hons) Computing and Information Systems degree, students will pursue -

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At SBCS we focus on -

Highlights at a glance -

  • Final Year (Top-up)
  • Accredited by the British Computer Society (Global Recognition and Portability)
  • Multiple Modes of Delivery (Full/Part Time)
  • Multiple Campuses
  • Expert Lecturers


  • 12 months full-time (18 - 24 months part-time)
  • Champs Fleurs, San Fernando
  • ABE Advanced Diploma in BIS
  • IMIS Higher Diploma or IDPM Higher Diploma
  • ACP Advanced Diploma (credit average)
  • NCC Advanced Diploma
  • ROYTEC’s Associate Degree in ISM
  • PEARSON BTEC HND in Computing (General)
  • UTT Diploma in Computing
  • PEARSON BTEC HND in Computing

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The deadline for registration for the July 2017 semester is July 15th 2017.

You must provide evidence of your entry qualifications by presenting:

  • Original certificate and transcript.
  • For students with qualifications more than five years old, a resume listing positions held and key responsibilities will be also required.

The following documents will also be required to complete the registration process:

  • Original Birth certificate
  • National ID or Passport

In cases where students must request an original transcript from the relevant examination body. Please forward to:

Mr. Keston Chandler
Course Administrator II
SBCS – Global Learning Institute
53-54 Sagan Drive
Champs Fleurs
Trinidad, West Indies


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Aims and Objectives

Upon completion of this programme, students should be able to demonstrate a sound understanding of the main areas of the body of knowledge within their programme of study, with an ability to exercise critical judgment across a range of issues


  • Critically analyse and apply a range of concepts, principles and practice of the subject in an appropriate manner in the context of loosely defined scenarios, showing effective judgement in the selection and use of tools and techniques;
  • Produce work involving problem identification, the analysis, the design and development of a system, with accompanying documentation. The work will show problem solving and evaluation skills, draw upon supporting evidence and demonstrate good understanding of the need for quality.
  • Demonstrate transferable skills with an ability to show organised work as an individual and as a team member and with minimum guidance;
  • Apply appropriate practices within a professional and ethical framework and identify mechanisms for continuing professional development and life long learning;
  • Explain a wide range of applications based upon the body of knowledge.

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Career Opportunities

Career opportunities exist in many computing areas such as:

  • IT support and consultancy
  • Internet and e-commerce applications
  • Graduates can expect to work as independent consultants or in teams with other computer professionals to build and support modern computing systems.