Computing

Middlesbrough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership
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Course summary

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Computing is an integral part of our lives, both at home and in business. This programme enables you to gain knowledge and understanding of real-world computing developments, and will help you to develop the necessary practical skills through work-related learning. You will focus on networking and security, systems design and development, programming, web services, database development, project management, problem solving and professional skills. Throughout the course you will also be encouraged to develop your employability skills. You will replicate real-world practices by using specialised industry-standard tools and completing an industry-related project. Successful completion of this programme provides entry to the BSc (Hons) Computing (Top-up) so that you complete a full honours degree.

Course details

Modules

Modules offered may vary. Year 1 modules include: Introduction to Web Development Agile Project Management Database Design and Development Networking Fundamentals Programming Fundamentals Work Environment and Reflective Practice Year 2 modules include: Networking and Cyber Security Client-Server Scripting Object Oriented Programming Connected System Development Emerging Technology Project

Assessment method

You will be assessed through a variety of summative assessments that may be in the form of, but not limited to, report writing, practical work, examinations, case studies, presentations, research and project work.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeA144
Institution code M78
Campus nameMiddlesbrough College
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points This can be from a range of appropriate Level 3 qualifications. Please contact the College if you have any queries.
A level EEE
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP
Access to HE Diploma Successful completion of the Level 3 Access to HE Diploma.
Scottish Higher Please contact the College if you are studying these qualifications.

Additional entry requirements

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6300 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6300 Year 1
Scotland £6300 Year 1
Wales £6300 Year 1
Channel Islands £6300 Year 1

Additional fee information

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