Are you looking to begin your career in the computing and IT sector? With the UK looking to close the digital skills gap, it is more crucial than ever to have knowledgeable individuals leading the industry. This course will teach you the fundamental principles of computer science and develop your core knowledge of software design and development. The course is perfect for school leavers who want to work towards a career in the computing or IT industry or those who need the best stepping-stone to a university-level course.
On this course, you will have the opportunity to learn about computer systems and how they work in theory and practice. You will study the principles of computer science and be able to design valuable and functioning software systems such as websites, computer games and mobile applications. Key skills including supporting IT system and installing and configuring computer networks will also be covered within this programme.
You will need four GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, including maths and English.
This course will include two exams during year one and two practical assessments in year two. The majority of the course will be assessed by coursework.
Upon successful completion of this course you will have the opportunity to progress on to university-level courses, especially in computing. You can progress onto the FdSc Software Development Foundation Degree or the FdSc Computer Systems Development Foundation Degree at the College.
Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2018/19 (August 2018 – July 2019). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2019/20.
Course Code: NDIT
A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course
B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course
C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course
D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: £4000
|How old are you?||How much will you pay?|
|16 - 18|
|19 - 23||may be free).(Note: If you do not have a level 3 qualification, this course|
Please note fees are quoted for one year only.