Computing at Nelson and Colne College Group - UCAS

Course summary

The world of computing continues to grow at a rapid rate. Why not get ready for the ever-evolving industry and future proof your career with a Higher National Certificate in Computing? Our programme will provide you will the skills, knowledge and techniques to become an expert professional in the computing field.


You will study five core modules: ƒ Computing project ƒ Database design and implementation ƒ Networking security ƒ Programming and software development ƒ The computing professional Then you will select an additional one module from the following options: ƒ Computer systems architecture ƒ Website and e-commerce development ƒ Data analytics

Assessment method

The HNC in Computing and Systems Development will be taught through a variety of methods – lectures, self-directed and online learning, and scenario-based learning. You will be assessed via coursework assessments, and practical examinations.

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

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1

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Computing at Nelson and Colne College Group - UCAS