Computing & IT and Design (T13-CITD) at Open University - UCAS

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Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Computing & IT and Design (T13-CITD)

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Course summary

This is one of several subject combinations available in our Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject (T13) – you’ll divide your time equally between the two subjects. You will be introduced to the processes of design and innovation, with particular regard to digital technology. You will also study the profound technological, economic, political and ethical changes that are driven by those digital technologies. On completion of this certificate, you will have the basis for further study to develop the skills to contribute to the design of the digital electronic devices of the future. Key features of the course

  • Explores the profound technological, economic, political and ethical change driven by digital advancement
  • Examines the common principles of design and ways of thinking that lead to ideas and creative solutions
  • Enhances your employability
  • Builds a solid foundation for further study


This certificate of higher education one stage, comprising 120 credits: You’ll study two 30-credit computing & IT modules and a 60-credit design module.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

2025/2026 academic year fees are not yet available.
Computing & IT and Design (T13-CITD) at Open University - UCAS