London South East Colleges (Bromley College) has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This course is designed to help you develop advance knowledge and skills appropriate for a career in the fields of Software Engineering and Network Engineering. This two -year course is a work-related qualification for students taking their first step into employment, or for those already in employment and seeking career development opportunities. This new HND in computing are designed to reflect increasing demand for high quality professional and technical education pathways at Level 4 and Level 5, thereby providing students with clear line of sight to employment and progression to a degree at Level 6. The Software Engineering pathway allows students to study a variety of subjects, including the Development of Information systems, Advanced Programming, Professional Practice, Computing Research Project, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. The Network Engineering pathway offers students the option of specialising and gaining knowledge in such areas as Computer Networking, Cloud Computing, Network Security, Network Management, Games Development, Virtual & Augmented Reality and Computing Research Project.
Please see website https://www.lsec.ac.uk/courses/ict/257-he/2045-computing-software-engineering-he-pearson-btec-hnd?highlight=WyJobmQiLCJjb21wdXRpbmciXQ==
Assessment is through time constrained assessment, assignments work including essay and report writing, portfolio building, project work, oral assessment and presentation, group and individual work. All units are graded as pass, merit or distinction. Students must pass each unit to get the overall BTEC Higher National in Computing at the end of the programme.
All assessments are delivered through a standard system, which makes the context and the assessment criteria clear. There are assessment weeks and grades accumulate over the year
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Bromley College (Bexley Campus)|
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
- Year 2
Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)
Year 2 direct entry will need to be discussed with the Programme Leader at the institution to match units/modules of year 1, before confirming year 2 entry into this course
Please see website for further details apply via ucas
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You will require a minimum of 48 UCAS points from a Level 3 qualification.
Relevant BTEC (Pearson’s Edexcel) National Diploma/Certificate in IT or other IT related Level 3 qualification.
Access to HE in Computing, Business or computer related.
International Baccalaurean qualification.
Applicants with BTEC ND/NC or degrees in other areas will be considered.
5 GCSEs-grades A*-C including English and Maths or equivalent qualification.
Additional Entry Requirements
Applications from students with specific vocational, professional and other qualifications (e.g. NVQs, MCP, CCNA, A+) are judged on merit according to the relevance of such courses serving as preparation for the programme.
We also welcome applications from mature students with interest in learning the technical aspects of Computing, Networking, Software Development.
If you do not have the above UCAS for GCSE requirements but have appropriate experience, specific knowledge or industry-based qualifications, your application will be welcomed & still considered.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://www.lsec.ac.uk/courses/ict/257-he/2045-computing-software-engineering-he-pearson-btec-hnd?highlight=WyJobmQiLCJjb21wdXRpbmciXQ==