Computing at Bedford College Group - UCAS

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Course summary

Technologies and computing have radically evolved and are now heavily embedded in everyday life. If you are looking to start a career or boost your existing skills in this pivotal industry, there is a course here for you. The Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Computing is a valuable qualification recognised by industry which allows you to develop your knowledge and skills in computing at a higher level. Students will benefit from our excellent cutting-edge computing facilities, small student groups and extremely supportive, industry-experienced teaching staff. Additional Information: Industry speakers Workshops led by professionals from the industry Visits to events The course is timetabled one day a week.


Programming Networking Professional practice Database design and development Security Project software Website design

Assessment method

The course is assessed through written and practical work, for example developing apps using software, creating networks using software or creating websites, preparing reports, case studies, and presentations. Assessment methods replicate the real-life professional activities and are an effective way to prepare our students to be the best to employ.

How to apply

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Central Bedfordshire College
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

GCSE English and Maths at A* to C/9-4 (or equivalent) and 48-64 UCAS Tariff points including maths, science, engineering, computer science, electronic systems or similar or a Level 3 BTEC qualification / A Level / Access to Higher Education Certificate in one of the following maths, science, engineering, computer science, electronic systems or similar or relevant work experience

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6165 Year 1
Scotland £6165 Year 1
Wales £6165 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Computing at Bedford College Group - UCAS