NPTC Group

Computing - Higher National Diploma (HND) NPTC Group Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

TEF Silver

NPTC Group has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

Find out more about the TEF.

This programme will suit students who wish to develop a career in the exciting and ever-changing IT sector.

The recognised progression route is the BA (Hons) in Computing and Information Systems.

Graduates have employment prospects in Computing or ICT related disciplines, for example: software engineers, software developers, information managers, website designers and technical support.

Course details


Year 1 Modules May include:

Professional Practice
Database design and Development
Software Development Lifecycles
Website Design and Development
Managing a Successful Computing Project.

Year 2 Modules may include:

Computing Research Project
Business Intelligence
Advanced Programming
Database Management Systems

Subject to demand and viability additional units in the following pathways may be offered:


Assessment method

This programme will include lectures and workshop sessions.
You will have to complete written assignments as you progress through the programme.

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 004G
Institution code N13
Campus name Neath Campus
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
A level EE
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP

Entry criteria detail a typical offer but the College considers all applications on an individual basis which means that we could make offers based on qualifications, personal profile and experience.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,500 Year 1
England £7,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,500 Year 1
Scotland £7,500 Year 1
Wales £7,500 Year 1

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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NPTC Group
Dwr-Y-Felin Road
SA10 7RF

Course contact details

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+44 (0) 1639 648033