Applied Computing – BSc (Hons) Top-up Degree

Course Overview

This programme will suit students interested in computing, information systems, and e-commerce. The programme builds upon the HND in Computing or a relevant Level 5 qualification. Computers are fundamental to many industries and you will develop skills in many fields.

This course is run in partnership with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David.

  • Entry Requirements

    Successful completion of the HND Computing and Systems Development or a similar HND/Foundation Degree (FD) in a computer-related discipline.

    If you hold an HND or FD in another subject area, entry onto the course is determined by the modules you have achieved.

  • Career Prospects

    You may progress to a variety of postgraduate computer-related courses. Graduates have employment prospects in a wide range of ICT disciplines, for example: application development, software engineer, software developers, business systems analysis, database development and administration and information systems consultancy
    and management.

  • Course Modules
    • Advanced Web Devlopment
    • Geographical Information Systems
    • Information Systems Strategy
    • Data Warehousing for Business Intelligence
    • Research and Development Methods
    • Major Project.
  • Assessment

    The programme will include lectures, practical workshops and tutorial sessions.

    You will have to complete written assignments as you progress through the programme. Two modules have an exam and a research project is required.

Study Mode

Full-Time
Higher Education & Degrees

Location

Neath College - 01639 648000

Course Length

1 Year