Course: HNC/HND Computing and Systems Development
This course is validated by Pearson/Edexcel.
The BTEC HND/HNC Computing and Systems Development course is designed for individuals who would like to develop their skills in multimedia and front end design technologies.It takes into account computer and network infrastructure on which the developed systems are installed.
The course delivers key knowledge one-commerce related systems and the business related skills required to work within the IT industry. There is a strong element of design and creativity within the course modules.
- Computer Systems
- Research Skills
- Database Design Concepts
- Website Design
- Business Skills for E-Commerce
- Employability & Professional Development
- Object Oriented Programming
- Research Skills
- Project Design
- Implementation & Evaluation
- Multimedia design & Authoring
- Programing (Java)
- Web App Development
- Networking Infrastructure
3 GCSEs at grade C or above in English, Maths and Science. Educated to A Level standard or equivalent. For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.0 overall, 6.0 in writing. Offers onto this course are subject to successful interview.
Areas of Study
The areas of study span the computing discipline and include: Hardware, Systems Analysis, Web Technologies, Programming, Databases, Networking and Multimedia. You would also develop your independent study, business and research skills.
Employment and Progression Opportunities
Having completed the Level 5 HND, you could continue study within Higher Education and work towards a degree within the computing discipline. The HND is a recognised Level 5 qualification, and on successful completion would provide opportunities to gain employment within the computing industry.
UCAS Centre No: S83
UCAS Application Code: ZAN6
Duration: (HND) 2 years full-time, (HNC) 2 years part-time
Site: Ore Valley
Apply: Direct to the College for HNCs
Level: 4 (HNC) and 5 (HND)
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Cost & Fees
HNC / HND courses
HND: £5,900 per annum
HNC: £2950 per annum
HND EU: £6,000 per annum
HND Non EU: £6,000 per annum
Fundation Degree and Top-Up: £7,900 per annum