Newcastle College University Centre

Computing Newcastle College University Centre Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Newcastle College Group


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Course summary

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This course has been developed in collaboration with local employers throughout the region, so you’ll get the relevant skills to prepare you for the challenges present in the ever-evolving computing industry. There is a significant demand for individuals who can design, develop, implement and manage networked environments, develop websites and software applications, design and develop database applications, and create interactive multimedia-based applications. This course will prepare you for the challenges and developments in the computing industry. You will be given student membership of the British Computer Society (BCS), allowing you to participate in continuing professional development activities and events. You will also benefit from guest lectures and question and answer sessions with experts from industry. This course will help you develop a variety of computing skills that allow you to pursue a career in website development, IT consultancy, software development, network technician, IT training or other industry related roles. Academic progression is available through a one-year BSc (Hons) Top-Up degrees.

Course details


Year One: Academic Study Skills, Network Design Fundamentals, Information Systems Development, Personal Development, Programming Fundamentals, Website Fundamentals, Work-Related Learning. Year Two: Digital Training and Development, Intelligent Systems, Object Oriented Programming, Professional Development, Web and Information Security, Work-Related Learning.

Assessment method

Teaching and learning methods are widely varied including lectures, seminars, demonstrations and self-directed study. Assessment is carried out through written assignments, practical work, case-studies, presentations and projects

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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 G400
Institution code N23
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

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 64 points
A level CC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP
Access to HE Diploma Please contact Admissions through
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MM
Scottish Advanced Higher CC

Applicants are normally expected to have achieved grade C(4) in GCSE Mathematics and English Language.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,000 * Year 1
England £9,000 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,000 * Year 1
Scotland £9,000 * Year 1
Wales £9,000 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

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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Newcastle College University Centre
Rye Hill Campus
Scotswood Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

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