New College Durham

Degree level: Undergraduate

Computing with Networking

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Course summary

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The computing sector is experiencing more growth than any other area of business, which means computing graduates will be in demand by employers. This new and dynamic programme, which focuses on computer network technologies, will top-up your foundation degree in an IT related area to a degree. You will develop practical skills in designing and building networks and expertise in five key areas of network management such as fault, configuration, accounting, performance and security. For each of these areas you will learn about available protocols and how to analyse different models and standards.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Standard Entry criteria •Ideally, you will be working towards, or have attained, a Level 5 qualification (international equivalent 120 ECTS Credits) in a related discipline. • You must be interviewed by the curriculum team (international applicants via internet (e.g. Skype). • You will hold, or be working towards, GCSE (or Level 2 equivalent) maths and English (or a minimum 5.5 IELTS in each band for international applicants). Non-standard entry criteria: •Evidence of appropriate computing and IT experience or employment within the sector. • You must be interviewed by the curriculum team (international applicants via internet (e.g. Skype). • You will hold, or be working towards, GCSE (or Level 2 equivalent) maths and English (or a minimum 5.5 IELTS in each band for international applicants). • You will be required to attend a Higher Education Pre-induction day to assess your suitability to the programme.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

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