Barking & Dagenham College offers an established first-class undergraduate and postgraduate experience with a vocational emphasis that will equip you with the skills and expertise you need to achieve your career goals. Our commitment to personalised support also helps to keep you focused on your goals and motivated to achieve.
The spirit of business innovation in London is moving ever eastwards, and with it comes a wealth of opportunity. Barking & Dagenham College is on the doorstep of central London, offering you an educational experience that will deliver the skills you need to take advantage of these opportunities.
Are you interested in a career in computing? The HNC / HND in Computing could be the ideal way to kickstart your ambitions.
This practical, hands-on Higher Education course will provide you with the essential skills, knowledge and understanding of computing to enter one of a number of professions that will be open to you. You will be taught both practical skills and the all important theory within an individual setting and in groups. There will also be case studies which will have relevant industry themes as well as guest speakers in relevant subject specialisms.
It is designed to help you develop both the technical and ‘softer’ skills that are increasingly sought by employers. The course covers digital hardware design, network engineering, coding, web development, robotics, business analysis and database administration, as well as numerous other sought-after skills.
By completing this course, you will gain the knowledge and understanding needed to enter wide range of exciting, IT-related professions. And with Canary Wharf and Tech City in east London just down the road from Barking & Dagenham College, you will be in prime position to make the most of opportunities right on your doorstep.
How to apply
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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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5.5||Students are expected to be able to demonstrate English language comprehension at a level equivalent to International English Language Test System (IELTS) 5.5, with no less than 5.0 in any skill.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£5,000||Year 1|