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Truro and Penwith College

Applied Computing Technologies

UCAS Code: 13T8

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

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Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2021

Other options

2.0 years | Part-time | 2021

BSc (Hons) Applied Computing Technologies provides you with an advanced knowledge in a broad range of computing subjects including networking, security and cloud computing. There is a strong focus on applied research and project-related skills as well as analysis of new and emerging technologies.

This course utilises links with local employers, giving you the opportunity to gain valuable working experience and maximise your future career prospects. The vocational nature of the course encourages you to seek relevant employment alongside taught hours so you can apply the theory to reality. Employers are invited in to speak to students about work opportunities for future careers, coupled with various enhancement trips and visits to workplaces and careers fairs, you're sure to graduate with employability skills. Students are encouraged to aim their final year major project at real world problems, gaining an understanding of the IT working world. Graduate jobs within the field of computing often include roles such as software development coordinators, web content managers; web designers and IT support technicians.

Assessment methods

Cloud Computing
Computer Security
Professional Issues & Practice in IT
Computing Project
Network Monitoring & Simulation

Modules may be subject to change in 2021.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£9,335
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

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Course location:

Truro

Department:

Science and Technology Curriculum Area

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