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Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Computing - Programming - C# (Single Unit)

This unit introduces students to the core concepts of programming with an introduction to algorithms and the characteristics of programming using C#.

Available Sessions

We have 6 sessions available for this course running in Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Computing - Programming - C# (Single Unit)
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Bangor
Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Wednesday
Time: 18:00-21:00
15 £190.55 Apply Now
Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Computing - Programming - C# (Single Unit)
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Downpatrick
Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Tuesday
Time: 18:00-21:00
15 £191.00 Apply Now
Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Computing - Programming - C# (Single Unit)
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Lisburn
Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Thursday
Time: 18:00-21:00
15 £191.00 Apply Now
Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Computing - Programming - C# (Single Unit)
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Bangor
Part-Time 28/01/2019
Day: Wednesday
Time: 18:00-21:00
15 £190.55 Apply Now
Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Computing - Programming - C# (Single Unit)
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Downpatrick
Part-Time 28/01/2019
Day: Tuesday
Time: 18:00-21:00
15 £190.55 Apply Now
Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Computing - Programming - C# (Single Unit)
More Info
Lisburn
Part-Time 28/01/2019
Day: Thursday
Time: 18:00-21:00
15 £191.00 Apply Now

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Course Structure

The course is studied over a period of 17 weeks and comprises a single unit accreditation for

  • Unit 1: Programming from the Pearson BTEC HNC Computing qualification.  

This unit introduces students to the core concepts of programming with an introduction to algorithms and the characteristics of programming using C#.

Contact Hours
Contact Hours Per Week


3 hours contact time to include practical classes, lectures, workshops or tutorials.

Personal Study to include Practical Assessments

A further 3 hours maximum studying and preparing assessments in your own time per week, including use of online materials.

Entry Requirements

General Entry Requirements:

  • A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above.  This must include a minimum of Grade C in GCSE Maths (or equivalent)
  • A minimum of Grade C in GCSE English or approved equivalent.

UCAS: 

  • A minimum of 64 UCAS points.

English Language Requirements for International students:

  • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
  • IELTS 6.0 (minimum of 5.5 in all skills)
  • PTE 51 Or an approved equivalent test in English

Equivalent qualifications include:

  • Grade C (or above) in GCSE English
  • Successfully completion of a Level 3 Vocational Programme with assessments completed in English Language
  • Essential Skills in Literacy (Level 2)
  • ESOL Level 2 

Tier 4 Students:

  • SERC will only accept a Secure English Language Test (SELT) for issuing a Certificate of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)

Admissions

  • Successful completion of the admissions process

APEL

  • Provide evidence of ability to undertake the programme by meeting the requirements for the accreditation of prior experiential learning.  Further details on APEL can be found in the admissions section
    How will I be assessed and given feedback?
    Candidates are assessed using a range of different methods. These include assessments, coursework, Project Based Learning, presentations, practical, posters, leaflets, role-play, and case studies.  This is dependent on the requirements of each unit of study.  Oral, written and online feedback will be provided during your course to help improve and monitor performance.
    Where will it take me?
    This course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge in programming using C#.  Direct follow on opportunities include further study on the Level 4 HNC Computing programme.
    How will it make me more employable?
    The purpose of single unit accreditation is to allow learners considering enrolment on the HNC Programme an opportunity to experience study with SERC.  Learners who complete this qualification may wish to consider the full HNC in the future.  Single Unit accreditation also allows for practitioners within the IT and Computing industry to upskill in specific areas such as Programming and Infrastructure
    Additional Costs
    There are no additional associated costs with this Programme
    Accreditation
    Pearson
    Terms & Conditions

    Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

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