Computing for England at University Campus Oldham - UCAS

Course summary

This non-specialist ‘General’ pathway allows students to complete a Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma without committing to a particular professional specialism. This offers additional flexibility to students. Holders of the Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma will have developed a sound understanding of the principles in their field of study and will have learned to apply those principles more widely. They will have learned to evaluate the appropriateness of different approaches to solving problems. They will be able to perform effectively in their chosen field and will have the qualities necessary for employment in situations that require the exercise of personal responsibility and decision making. Course Content: Business Process Support User Experience & Interface Design Network Management Internet of Things Computing Research Project Risk Analysis & Systems Testing Network Security

This Higher Technical Qualification is approved against occupational standards decided by employers. Learn more about Higher Technical Qualifications.

Modules

Level 5 modules: Computing Research Project (Pearson-set) Business Process Support Risk Analysis & Systems Testing Network Security User Experience & Interface Design Network Management Internet of Things

Assessment method

The course is delivered by a series of lectures, seminars, tutorials, assignments and project based work. There is a strong focus on practical work, devising group strategies and solutions and feeding back via formal presentation. Students are also encouraged to work independently and to develop the necessary skills to enable the presentation of the highest standard with regards to academic submissions. The combination of theory and practice will enable students to engage in a wide range of activities that reflect modern day policing practice. Assessments may take various forms and could include essays, reports, presentations, reflections on learning, and practical demonstrations.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
CS58
Institution code:
O10
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5995 Year 1
Scotland £5995 Year 1
Wales £5995 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

Approximately £100 per academic year, to cover the costs of core text books and external visits.
Computing for England at University Campus Oldham - UCAS