This foundation degree, developed by Chesterfield College in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University, employers and entrepreneurs, provides a unique opportunity to gain a recognised qualification in computing. This course studies the aspects of computing that have a practical impact on business and everyday life. It particularly focuses on the hands-on professional aspects of computing, and aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to gain employment and develop as a professional.
Computing with Networks / Software Development can lead to a wide range of roles including: Web designer/developer; Game/software developer; IT project manager; Network designer/administrator; Helpdesk support; IT consultant.
You could also opt to continue your education and ‘top up’ to a full honours degree at Chesterfield College in computing.
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.
If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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||Chesterfield College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Entry Requirements: A relevant Level 3 qualification; English and Maths (Grade C or above at GSCE or Level 2 equivalent). Mature students with relevant experience will also be considered.|
Fees and funding
|England||£6,995 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6,995 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£6,995 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£6,995 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.