Truro and Penwith College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

Applied Computing Technologies

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Course summary

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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.

Course details

Assessment method

Cloud Computing Computer Security Professional Issues & Practice in IT Computing Project Network Monitoring & Simulation Modules may be subject to change in 2021.

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.






Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9335 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £9335 Year 1

Additional fee information

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