Wiltshire College and University Centre

HNC Computing - (Chippenham Campus) Wiltshire College and University Centre Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

TEF Bronze

Wiltshire College and University Centre has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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This course offers a wide range of opportunities to learn about the computing sector. Throughout the course, you will enjoy a variety of teaching techniques that include practical activities as well as the opportunity to apply your new skills to real life situations.

The qualification is designed to be studied over one year (2 days per week) and carries UCAS tariff points. It fully meets entry requirements for progression to level 5 courses (HND or Foundation Degree) in Computing and Information Technology related areas such as: Digital Technology Solutions, IT Management for Business, Computer Networks Security or Business Computing and Entrepreneurship.

Course details


• Programming
• Networking
• Professional Practice
• Database Design
• Security
• Managing a successful project
• Computer Systems Architecture
• Website Design
• Data Analytics

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

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 00C1
Institution code W74
Campus name Chippenham
Campus code C

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 Level 3 qualification in an appropriate IT related subject, such as A levels, or BTEC Level 3 Diploma.
Minimum GCSE grade C in math and English.
All applicants will be required to pass initial assessments in math, English and ICT.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5,300 Whole course
England £5,300 Whole course
Northern Ireland £5,300 Whole course
Scotland £5,300 Whole course
Wales £5,300 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Wiltshire College and University Centre
Chippenham Campus
Cocklebury Road
SN15 3QD

Course contact details

Contact details for clearing

Jane Pike, HE Admissions Officer

Sophia Oleszynski, MIS and Admissions Manager

Deborah Fisher, Admissions Team Leader