Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)
This course is aimed at students who want to experience a range of computing
and IT skills that are widely used in industry and want to keep up with emerging
technologies. The modules cover identified skills shortages within the industry and
are delivered through lectures, case studies, practical demonstrations and tutorials.
Higher National Diploma - HND
Year one, Level 4 modules:
• Academic and employability skills
• Computer architecture and networks
• Data analysis and networks
• Information engineering
• Internet technologies and security
• Software Development.
Year two, Level 5 modules:
• Advanced software development
• Application development
• Database management systems
• Enterprise and innovation group project
• Project management and research methods
• Web technologies.
Assessment is through exams, practical tests and assignments which apply to
relevant case studies.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Tycoch campus|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.
|UCAS Tariff||48 points|
|A level||D D - E E E|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MP|
Other relevant qualifications or
experience would be considered
subject to interview.
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|