Craven College

Computing HNC Craven College Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

Computing HNC is highly regarded by employers and academic institutions and provides the opportunity for students with or without experience to develop a broad knowledge of computing. It is ideal for anyone at the beginning of their career or looking to improve their qualifications or career prospects.

Modules include programming, networking, professional practice, database design and development alongside the ever important topic of security.

You will need to undertake significant independent study outside of taught sessions. For every one taught hour you should spend at least two hours studying independently away from College, equating to at least eight hours per week. The Computing Systems Architecture and Software Development Lifecycles units are delivered on a self-study basis with online support and require significant independent study.

Assessment is on a continuous basis with up to two assignments in each unit. Assessment is via coursework which takes a variety of forms including written reports, presentations, portfolios and written reflections.

Course details


Mandatory Core Units:
Professional Practice
Database Design & Development
Managing a Successful Computing Project (Pearson-set)

Specialist Units:
Computing Systems Architecture
Software Development Lifecycles

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.

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 A3Y7
Institution code C88
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We do not accept international applications.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff A Level or NVQ Level 3
English & Maths GCSEs grade 9-4 (A*-C)

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Fees and funding

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Provider information

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Craven College
High Street
BD23 1JY

Clearing contact details

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