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Central Bedfordshire College

Computing

UCAS Code: I110

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


Access to HE Diploma

M:0,P:45

A Pass is accepted.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE English and Maths grade 4 (C)

UCAS Tariff

64

About this course


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Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2020

Other options

2.0 years | Part-time | 2020

This course is suitable for anyone wishing to progress their skills and knowledge in the varied Computing sector. The BTEC Higher Nationals are aimed at candidates who favour a more practical based learning experience and are typically considered to be part of a vocational pathway.

This course is suitable for you if you feel that University is not currently the right option for you and you would like to further develop your skills and expertise on a programme that is valued by the sector.

This course is also suitable and highly desirable for those working in the sector looking to upskill or add a Higher Education qualification to their resume.

Modules

This course prepares you with skills and knowledge in a variety of topics that will prepare you for the next level of education or a job in the Computer industry. The programme is split into two semesters that run for a full year. The units of study are outlined below: Semester 1 ? Unit 1 ? Business Skills for e-Commerce ? Unit 2 ? Computer Systems ? Unit 3 ? Employability and Professional Development ? Unit 4 ? Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation Semester 2 ? Unit 13 ? Multimedia Design and Authoring ? Unit 14 ? Website Design ? Unit 15 ? Website Management ? Unit 19 ? Object Oriented Programming The assessment methods used for this programme includes a diverse range of activities including online assessment, written assignments and practical exams to demonstrate competency.

Assessment methods

You will be taught by highly qualified and experienced IT professionals who will use a wide variety of teaching methods to help you to learn and progress to the next level. Lectures, discussions, independent research, industrial case studies, e-Learning modules and practical activates to develop vocational skills.

HOW WILL I KNOW HOW WELL I AM DOING?
Every student has access to a Personal Tutor who will meet with them on a regular basis to ensure they are making good progress and have no issues with the course or college. Tutors make sure that you receive regular feedback, help you manage your workload and meet college expectations.

The college also uses an online monitoring system that will show attendance, grades and track progress on assignment submissions so that all learners are able to monitor their own progress 24/7.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£5,500
per year
EU
£5,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£5,500
per year
Scotland
£5,500
per year
Wales
£5,500
per year

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Course location:

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Department:

Digital Media

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