Applied Computing Pembrokeshire College

Undergraduate

This course has been designed to provide students with a range of subjects in the area of computing to cover the needs of a modern computer professional.

Academic & Employability Skills
To provide essential knowledge and techniques to underpin and enhance the learning process. Students are encouraged to develop a positive and reflective approach to learning, and to take responsibility for their own learning. Learning the transferable skills desired in the employment context.

Computational Thinking
To provide an understanding of the software constructs of a programming language, and the process of writing a computer program.

Computer Architecture & Networks
To provide an understanding of the key concepts and building blocks of current computer systems, components and architectures.

Games Programming
To introduce students to the languages, architectures, techniques and tools used in the development of computer games.

Introduction to Web Development
To provide an understanding of the underlying concepts and principles necessary for the design and implementation of websites. Students will be introduced to the architectural structure and development of web applications through the use of graphical web development tools.

Programming1
To introduce students to software constructs and to the development of software using a high-level programming language. Simple design concepts and good programming practice will be adopted.

Programming 2
To introduce students to the languages, architectures, techniques and tools used in the development of applications by applying essential problem-solving techniques using an appropriate programming paradigm

Web Design and Online Marketing
The aim of this module is to develop the students understanding practical and professional skills in applying concepts and Web Technologies to meet business needs including areas such as Web design, Online Marketing and e-Commerce.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    2 years


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 R209
Institution code P35
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

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:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 32 points GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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