Chesterfield College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Sheffield Hallam University

Computer Networks

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Course summary

This foundation degree, developed by Chesterfield College in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University, employers and entrepreneurs, provides a unique opportunity to gain a recognised qualification in computing. This course studies the aspects of computing that have a practical impact on business and everyday life. It particularly focuses on the hands-on professional aspects of computing, and aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to gain employment and develop as a professional. Computing with Networks / Software Development can lead to a wide range of roles including: Web designer/developer; Game/software developer; IT project manager; Network designer/administrator; Helpdesk support; IT consultant. You could also opt to continue your education and ‘top up’ to a full honours degree at Chesterfield College in computing.

Course details

Assessment method

Coursework, written exam, practical assignments, presentations.

How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Typically two A Levels or a relevant BTEC National Diploma/Extended Diploma, English and Maths (Grade C/4 or above at GCSE or Level 2 equivalent). Mature students with relevant experience will also be considered.

Additional entry requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £58.29* Credit
Northern Ireland £58.29* Credit
Scotland £58.29* Credit
Wales £58.29* Credit

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Total cost of the course is expected to be £13875.
Computer Networks at Chesterfield College - UCAS