• Ruhaimi Anver
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Computer Science – Access to HE


Computer Science – Access to HE

The course provides an extensive introduction into key areas within computer science in preparation of joining the IT profession. There are a total of 60 credits; 45 graded and 15 ungraded. To prepare students for learning a number of research, core, professional communication and skills for learning units would include: study techniques; technical skills for writing; extended essay; and, health & safety.

Course Information

  • Start Date 03/09/2019
  • Day Monday to Friday
  • Start/End Time 09:00 / 17:00
  • Course Ref A564-1/1
  • Location Chaffron Way Campus
  • Fees
  • 19 - 23 £ 3384.00
  • 24+ £ 3384.00
  • Overseas £ 3384.00

If you are over 19+ then please contact us for more information

What will I do?

This course will provide you with an extensive introduction into key areas within computer science, in preparation to join the IT profession. You will have the right knowledge and tools to start your journey into a number of career paths within the diverse and ever-evolving industry.

Course content includes:

  • Computer systems
  • Desktop support
  • Installing, configuring and maintaining systems
  • Managing software development
  • Software design and development
  • Networking
  • Cyber security business compliance
  • Cyber threats and legislation
  • Database development
  • Design and develop a website

What's next?

If you are over the age of 19, and don’t have any traditional qualifications that would enable you to progress onto Higher Education, this course is the stepping stone you need. Suitable for you if you’re interested in a career change, want a new challenge, or simply have a desire to learn.

Is it for me?

Are you looking for a successful career in the IT industry, and want to get there through a university/higher education route? This course concentrates on the developing the skills required at a higher level.

16-18: N/A
19+: £3384
Advanced Learner Loan: £3384
Overseas: £3384
Funding support may be available on this course, click here to find out more.

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