Bournemouth and Poole College

Computing Bournemouth and Poole College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Bournemouth University


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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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If you are looking for a course that prepares you for a career in computing then this course is ideal. This course provides practical experience with technical knowledge. Throughout this course you will gain expertise and understanding of all areas relevant to modern computing. You will cover a broad range of computing specialisms that will prepare you for university and your full degree. You will be prepared for your future academic and career progression through activities that enhance your personal development and group working experience. Practical experience combined with theoretical knowledge means that as a graduate from this course you will be highly sought after in a variety of areas. These include software design and development, networking, web design, technical consultancy, database management and systems analysis and design.

Course details


Year 1 Level 4- It Professional, Computers and Networks, Database Systems 1, Computer Programming 1, Systems Analysis & Design 1 & Web Development. Year 2 Level 5- Dynamic Web Development, Routing & Switching, Work Based Project, Database Systems 2, Systems Analysis & Design 2 & Computer Programming 2

How to apply

Application deadlines

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15 January

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points Four GCSEs at grade C minimum, to include Maths and English, or an equivalent qualification, plus
• Two A Levels or equivalent Level 3 qualification e.g. BTEC National Diploma, or
• Subject related Level 3 Advanced Diploma is considered with other qualifications, or
• An Access to Higher Education Diploma
UCAS tariff points 48 from two full A Levels or equivalent, including one full A Level at 32 tariff points (i.e grade C) in a relevant subject).
If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS (Academic) 6.0 or equivalent that is approved by the Home Office
which is available at

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £6,000 Year 1
EU £6,000 Year 1
England £6,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,000 Year 1
Scotland £6,000 Year 1
Wales £6,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Provider information

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Bournemouth and Poole College
North Road
BH14 0LS

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Higher Education Unit

01202 205180