Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications are widely recognised by industry and higher education as the principal vocational qualification at Levels 4 and 5. This course is designed to help students secure the knowledge, skills and behaviours needed to succeed in the workplace and represents the latest in professional standards and provides opportunities for students to develop behaviours for work.
It is designed to provide you with the skills required for employment in the growing computing sector and address the increasing need for high quality professional and technical education pathways at Levels 4 & 5. There are approximately 510 hours a year student contact time over a two year period.
Your timetable will be approximately 17 hours per week. There is an expectation that students may undertake 20 – 30 hours per week of independent study.
All staff on this programme are highly experienced with appropriate skillsets for the subjects they are delivering.
Applicants must have:
- Achieved a minimum of 48 UCAS points
- GCSE Maths grade C or approved equivalent*
- GCSE English Language grade C or Essential Skills L2
Students will study modules in:
Database Design & Development
Managing a Successful Computing Project
Website Design & Development
Computing Research Project
Internet of Things
Virtual & Augmented Reality
2 years full-time
ACCREDITED BYThis course is accredited by Pearson.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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Each year students go on visits and attend various events, etc. as opportunities arise. While these are not mandatory for success they complement course content and should cost no more than £20 - £30 per year, paid as and when required.
Resit Examinations will incur a fee of approximately £20 each
Fees are subject to change, for up-to-date fee information please see www.src.ac.uk
On successful completion of this course, and depending on your grades, you may progress to a range of computing degrees or into full time employment in the computing sector.
HOW TO APPLY
Apply now using our online application form!
028 3025 9643
IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT
In light of the continuing Covid-19 situation, Southern Regional College may have to amend the delivery methods for a number of courses for the new academic year, or should the need arise effect a temporary College closure. This may also lead to restrictions when accessing student services. Please be assured that the safety of our students is paramount and as such we will be implementing a range of measures in line with government advice and protocols. We will make all appropriate and reasonable adjustments to maintain the ongoing quality of teaching and learning and our support services.
In accordance with the Consumer Rights Act 2015, you will be notified of any such changes, the reasons for the changes and any options available to you to avoid such changes having an adverse impact on your future career. All higher education students and applicants should refer to the Consumer Protection page.
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