Computing at City of Bristol College - UCAS

Course summary

This course is has been designed for those who wish to pursue a career in the technical side of computing including software development, installation and support. Studying this HNC will allow you to explore fundamental computing principles and enable you to become more employable in a popular and ever-growing sector. The Pearson HNC in Computing is equivalent to the first year of a degree and a stepping stone to achieving the HND in Computing (Network Engineering).

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


You will study the following core units: Programming Networking Professional Practice Database Design Security Computer Project Management Optional units, with a focus on progressing to the HND in Computing (Network Engineering) could include: Computer System Architecture Maths for Computing

Assessment method

You will be assessed in a variety of ways including group work and course work.

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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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery. Many courses offer learning opportunities that you may need to pay for. This may include things like study visits and visiting speakers. We will let you know in advance if there will be additional costs.
Computing at City of Bristol College - UCAS