United Colleges Group

Computing United Colleges Group Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

The aim of the course is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the computing sector and adapt a constantly changing world. The qualification aims to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them.
We aim to cover areas developing technical knowledge such as in networking, security, cloud computing, programming, games development and databases. Structuring the course in such a manner means students can maintain a multidisciplinary approach, having more flexibility when choosing future career options. The course is assessed entirely by coursework and includes a suitable work placement.

Course details


First year modules include Programming; Networking; Professional Practice; Database Design and Development; Security; Managing a Successful Computer Project; Computer Systems Architecture; Website Design and Development.
Second year modules include: Computing Research Project; Business Intelligence; Cloud Computing; Network Security; Data Structures and Algorithm; Advanced Programming.

Assessment method

The course is assessed entirely by coursework.

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 CNE5
Institution code W51
Campus name Willesden Campus
Campus code B

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 80 points
A level EEEE
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP
Access to HE Diploma A Pass in a suitable Access to HE Diploma is accepted.

You will also need a suitable level of Maths and English, assessed at interview or from existing qualifications.

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £5,500 Year 1
EU £5,500 Year 1
England £5,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,500 Year 1
Scotland £5,500 Year 1
Wales £5,500 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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United Colleges Group
City of Westminster College
25 Paddington Green
W2 1NB

Course contact details

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CNWL Course Information Centre

0208 208 5000