Computing

You will study at our state-of-the art STEAM Academy at Pencoed Campus.

  • HNC

  • 2 years part-time

     Fees

     £2,100 (Year 1, 2021/22)         Please click here for the latest fees and funding information

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This course will provide you with a good grounding in computing principles, with particular reference to the analysis, design and implementation of computing systems in a business context.

This is a suitable choice if you are seeking a career in information technology, looking to improve your computing knowledge and skills, or want to gain a nationally recognised qualification in the computing field.

Modules include:

  • Programming
  • Networking
  • Professional practice
  • Database design and development
  • Security
  • Managing a successful computing project

Assessment is through a combination of assignments and tests/examinations.

Applicants with suitable qualifications and/or appropriate professional experience will be accepted at the discretion of the course tutor.

Progress to the HND Computing or HND Computer Science.

This is a suitable choice if you are seeking a career in information technology, looking to improve your computing knowledge and skills, or want to gain a nationally recognised qualification in the computing field.

Modules include:

  • Programming
  • Networking
  • Professional practice
  • Database design and development
  • Security
  • Managing a successful computing project

Assessment is through a combination of assignments and tests/examinations.

Applicants with suitable qualifications and/or appropriate professional experience will be accepted at the discretion of the course tutor.

Progress to the HND Computing or HND Computer Science.

The STEAM Academy

Our state of the art STEAM Academy will be an exciting new building to accommodate teaching, learning and support facilities for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics.

The Academy will be a flagship for showcasing 21st century teaching and learning, bringing economic and cultural growth to the Bridgend County Borough area.

STEAM Academy, Pencoed Campus, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths. The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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