All organisations rely on smart, efficient and smooth-running IT systems. Websites and databases constantly need building, maintaining and improving.
Careers in computing and systems development span from software engineer to web developer and from IT support technician to database analyst.
The HND in Computing and Systems Development will give you the skills to become a developer working with Java or PHP or managing operating systems such as Apple’s iOS.
You will gain practical skills in programming, web design, IT support and systems analysis that could be your springboard into an exciting career with local, national or international companies.
Business Skills for e-Commerce
Employability and Professional Development
Human Computer Interface
Small Business Networking
Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation
Web Applications Development
Programming in Java
Network Operating Systems
3D Modelling and Animation
Digital Image Creation and Development
Internet Server Management
Computer Games Design and Development
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Wigston Campus|
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
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students.
|UCAS Tariff||64 points|
|A level||CCC||A Levels in Computing or similar|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP||BTEC in Computing or similar|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 15 credits
M: 15 credits
P: 15 credits
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE English at grade C/4|
For further information please contact us on:
0330 058 3000
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://www.nwslc.ac.uk/course/hnd-computing-systems-development/
Fees and funding
|England||£5,950 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£5,950 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£5,950 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£5,950 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.