Undergraduate study
Computing (Digital Consultancy) (2 year Accelerated)

Computing (Digital Consultancy) (2 year Accelerated)
BSc (Hons)

I272 BSc/CompDC


Course overview

This accelerated two-year degree includes blended learning elements and client focused assignments. It will appeal to mature, motivated and self-driven individuals who are looking for a fast track into a demanding workplace.

The course addresses the skills shortage in the digital industry and has a strong emphasis on industry connections. It prepares you to work in partnership with clients. You will specialise in offering strategic guidance to clients with regards to IT infrastructures and systems and will contribute to solving real IT problems encountered by organisations. Consulting assignments can vary from advising organisations to full systems implementation. The unique learning strategy of the course is based around your involvement in a range of client-facing assignments with, in addition, the possibility to spend time in industry (one year industry placement).


Course details

Course structure

Modules for this course will appear here soon.

Modules offered may vary.


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Entry requirements

Entry requirements

A typical offer is 96-112 tariff points.

For additional information please see the entry requirements in our admissions section

International applicants can find out what qualifications they need by visiting Your Country

You can gain considerable knowledge from work, volunteering and life. Under recognition of prior learning (RPL) you may be awarded credit for this which can be credited towards the course you want to study.
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Career opportunities

This course opens the door to a wide range of digital careers, including roles like: -
• digital strategy consultant – building client-centric digital business strategies
• digital consultant – delivering consultancy and business analysis
• digital business consultant – delivering on business process optimisation and change

The rapid growth in demand for digital skills has resulted in a skills shortage in the field. With businesses continually looking for efficiencies and business improvement through the implementation of digital solutions this degree will ensure that you will be well equipped to pursue a career in digital consultancy.
Throughout your course we offer a wide range of business networking opportunities for you to extend your knowledge of the industry and show case your skills, enhancing your opportunity of securing your dream job.
We host events such as:-

ExpoTees our end of course showcase of graduate work which attracts over 150 business partners each year, these are businesses who are looking for the emerging talent in the digital fields.

ExpoTential and ExpoTalent are student showcase events taking place in the first and second year of your course. They are aimed at preparing you for the final year ExpoTees event, ensuring you are at your best when you exhibit in your final year. These events attract around 80 business representatives all looking to identify future digital talent.

Students Futures Week – a week-long event in which business partners network with our students across all years of study. Providing industry panels, presentations and networking opportunities the weeks builds your professional skills and knowledge preparing you for the next step in your career.

Drawing on our extensive industry links we invite guest speakers in your field to present to our students. Throughout your course we bring in industry speakers to ensure that you develop your knowledge of the industry that you plan to build your career in. In addition to covering technical subjects these speakers provide an insight into what employers are looking for in their employees, from technical to professional skills.


Information for international applicants


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Entry to 2019/20 academic year

Fee for UK/EU applicants
£11,100 a year

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What is included in your tuition fee?

  • Length: 2 years
  • UCAS code: I272 BSc/CompDC
  • Semester dates
  • Typical offer: 96-112 tariff points and interview

Apply online (full-time) through UCAS



  • Not available part-time


ExpoTalent is a unique opportunity to meet businesses to secure placements, internships and future employment opportunities.


Choose Teesside


Are you eligible for an iPad, keyboard and £300 credit for learning resources?



Live in affordable accommodation right on-campus



Study in our town-centre campus with over £270m of recent investment


Industry ready

Benefit from work placements, live projects, accredited courses


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