University Centre Grimsby

Computing Technologies University Centre Grimsby Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: The Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education


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Course summary

TEF Silver

University Centre Grimsby has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The FdSc in Computing Technologies, aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge to go into a career in Programming, Website Development, 3D Modelling, Motion Graphics, Database Management, Systems Analysis, Networking or Project Management. Our course is delivered and assessed in an innovative and practical way, making use of digital, online and mobile technology where possible.

Our course offers students options into employment in many areas of the Computing Industry. Each student is sure to have a ‘favourite’ subject, but they can be rest assured that the also have a very solid Plan B, C, D and more. Most of our FdSc graduates progress onto the top-up, and from there our BSc graduates almost always gain full-time employment.

Course details


The course is two years full time and consists of six modules per year. On level four (year 1) you will study, Website Development, Systems Analysis & Database, Networking & Hardware, Programming, 3D Modelling and Professional Skills. On level four (year 2) you will study Integrated Web Technologies, Wide Area Networks & Security, Motion Graphics, Object Oriented Programming and Database Management. You will also undertake an Applied Project, where you go out into industry to complete a project for a real client.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code T6U9
Institution code G80
Campus name Nuns Corner Campus
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 80 points
Access to HE Diploma P: 45 credits

Students who lack formal qualifications or who are coming from non-standard entry, will be invited to interview and set a 45 minute entry test at interview.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8,500 Year 1
EU £8,500 Year 1
England £8,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,500 Year 1
Scotland £8,500 Year 1
Wales £8,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Accommodation costs are £85-105 per week.

Provider information

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University Centre Grimsby
Nuns Corner
DN34 5BQ

Course contact details

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Information Centre

0800 315 002

Learner Services/HE Admissions

Higher Education Department

0800 328 3631

Fax: 01472 315506879924