The Open University offers an undergraduate degree in Computing and IT with a second subject. Students with a desire to study Computing and IT along with a second complementary skills will develop skills that are highly needed in work organizations. Depending on the second subject that you choose, you can open your own doors to a plethora of career choices from consulting services to government. This is a flexible honours degree which means that will be able to combine the skills of two subjects during your entire course of study. While being a student specialising in any area of IT and Computing you can also combine that area with statistics, business, mathematics, psychology, among many others. You can do this by sharing your time evenly between your two areas of study during the course. Interdisciplinary degrees such as the one described here are greatly desired by businesses and companies that cannot complete their operations without computing technology. As a student specializing in this and another subject, you are placed at the top of the list of choices for hire because businesses value this additional knowledge.



Modules in this course of study include:

  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Global Marketing
  • Financial Decision Making
  • Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Commercial Programming
  • Databases
  • Virtual Reality
  • Supply chain Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • And many more!


Entry Requirements

This degree does not have any official or formal requirements of entry.


Course Fees

Home and EU students – £5124 / academic year
International students –  £5124 / academic year (but varies but country as well)


Contact Information

Student Registration and Entry Services

The Open University
PO Box 197
Milton Keynes
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)845 300 60 90
Fax: +44 (0)1908 654 914

(Monday to Friday 08:00 to 20:00, Saturday 09:00 to 17:00 UK Time)


To enrol for this course please apply through UCAS (see link under ‘IT Course providers’)