BSc Information Systems (Internet Systems)

The BSc Information Systems (Internet Systems) Programme is available in Edinburgh.

Programme Director Jenny Coady

Programme Code: F2II-INI

For further information about course choices consult:


Year 1

Year Co-ordinator:
Dr Robert Stewart (Edinburgh)

Dr Rob Stewart
Semester 1Semester 2
F27SA Software Development 1C18TP Enterprise: Concepts and Issues
F27ID Introduction to Interaction DesignF27TS Technology in Society
F27PX PraxisF27CS Introduction to Computer Systems
 + 1 Elective CourseF27WD Web Design and Databases

Year 2

Year Co-ordinator:
Dr Phil Bartie (Edinburgh)

Dr Phil Bartie
Semester 1Semester 2
F28ED User-Centred Experimental DesignF28SD Introduction to Software Engineering
C18FM Fundamentals of MarketingF28DM Database Management
C17EB Management in a Global ContextF28CD Creative Design Project
C19PT Project ManagementC18OP Operations Management

Year 3

Year Co-ordinator:
Dr Sasa Radomirovic (Edinburgh)

Sasa Radomirovic
Semester 1Semester 2
F29SO Software EngineeringF29PD Professional Development
F29KM Knowledge ManagementF29SS Sociotechnical & Soft Systems Methodologies
F29CT Critical ThinkingC18OB Organisational Behaviour
C18HM Human Resource ManagementC19MC Marketing Communications

Year 4

Year Co-ordinator:
Professor Albert Burger (Edinburgh)

Albert Burger

To graduate with the degree BSc Information Systems (Internet Systems) candidates must take one of E-Commerce Technology (F20EC) or Digital Marketing (C10DM) and do an approved dissertation topic suitable for this specialism.

 You should inform the Year 4  Director of Studies, at the start of the honours/4th year, if you want to exit with a degree specialism.

Semester 1 (Mandatory)Semester 2 (Mandatory)
F20PA Project: Research Methods & Requirements EngineeringF20PB Project: Design & Implementation
F20PC Project: Testing & Implementation
(Optional – Choose 3)  Optional (Choose 2) to include either F20EC or C10DM
F20AD Advanced Interaction Design
F20IF Information System Methodologies F20BD Big Data Management
F20IM IT Master Class F20DE Digital & Knowledge Economy
F20SF Software Engineering Foundations F20EC E-Commerce Technology
C10RS Retail Marketing  C10DM Digital Marketing
C10CW The Contemporary Workforce C10SM Marketing & Management in SMEs