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UCAS CODE: CG18

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  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Location

    Worcester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Our full time HND in Computing (Application Development) is a specialist computing course, specialising in software and app development.It is designed to equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for success in current and future employment in an ever expanding IT industry. You will establish essential skills in network design, computer architecture, software development & systems, web design and systems security as well as professional development at Level 4 before choosing specialist option modules at Level 5 to increase your knowledge and skills in software development, prototyping and testing.Units will be taught using a variety of teaching and learning styles: formal taught sessions, directed learning, tutor-led discussion and seminars, practical workshops with students working individually and/or in groups according to need and their learning preference.Class sessions will be complemented by independent, self-directed learning using a Virtual Learning Environment (Moodle).Full-time study is fifteen hours per week, over two semesters, including tutorial time. It is expected that for every hour spent in the classroom, the equivalent is dedicated to independent, self-directed learning outside contact hours.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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UCAS Points : 80

80 UCAS points or equivalent:- BTEC Level 3 Diploma or equivalent in a Computing related field- GCE A levels in more than one subject, grade C or higher – preferably demonstrating strong performance in a relevant subject.- Access to a Higher Education Certificate awarded by an approved Further Education institution- Related work experience- International equivalent of the aboveLearners are expected to be able to demonstrate English language comprehension at a level equivalent to IELTS 5.5 to be able to study BTEC Higher

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Heart of Worcestershire College

  • Campus address

    Heart of Worcestershire College, Peakman Street, Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 8DW, England

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