This course will provide you with skills in programming, networking, database design and development and other core skills required for employment within the computing industry.
Typically, weekly contact hours are scheduled for 17.5 hours per week. There are normally two assignments issued per module, with eight modules taken in year one and seven modules undertaken in year two. Completion of Year 1 modules qualifies you for the BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma.
Students can study this programme as a part time 'top up' option following completion of an HNC. Registration for HND top ups commencing September 2017 must be completed by 9th June after discussion with Gary Ritchie- firstname.lastname@example.org.
The teaching team consists of staff who are highly qualified with valuable industrial experience. Our staff are regularly trained to keep up-to-date with the changing needs of industry.
Mandatory modules include:
- Professional Practice
- Database Design and Development
- Managing a Successful Computing Project
- Computer Systems Architecture
- Website Design and Development
Year 2 Mandatory modules include:
- Computing Research Project
- Business Intelligence
(Note an additional 5 units will be undertaken during year 2 of the programme)