Computing and Information Technology

The computing and information technology department offers a wide range of full- and part-time industry-relevant courses to students.

By monitoring real-world demands, we ensure our qualifications enable students to use their knowledge in a range of industries.

Even more, IT experienced staff will provide students with fundamental skills in the design and development of an information system and tools.

Furthermore, students can take on industry work experience and attend networking events to enhance their employment goals.

All courses provide specialist computer suites, with fully equipped hardware, software, and networks.

From this, we assure our students have the latest skills required for the modern workplace.

The department uses programmes such as Adobe Creative Suite, Visual Studio NET, Java NetBeans, Brackets, BFXR, Audacity, and Game Maker.

Computing and Information technology programmes are regularly monitored by Labour Market Intelligence (LMI).

This matches the requirements of the job market, as well as preparing students for Higher Education.

Employment is favourable in the IT industry, with digital technology providing highly paid career paths.

Opportunities include finical services for IT departments, manufacturing, and governmental establishments.

Alternatively, you can work in specific sectors such as application and software development, data management, analytics, hardware devices, and open sources.

 

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Courses
Access to HE Diploma – Computing & ICT (Full-Time)
Applied Computing – BSc (Hons) Top-up Degree (Full-Time)
BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Information & Creative Technology (Full-Time)
Computing – BSc (Hons) (Degree Apprenticeship) (Part-Time)
Computing – HNC (Part-Time)
Computing – HND (Full-Time)
Cyber Security – BSc (Hons) (Degree Apprenticeship) (Part-Time)
European Computer Driving License (ECDL) (Part-Time: Distance Learning)
European Computer Driving License (ECDL) (Part-Time)
European Computer Driving License (ECDL) Advanced (Part-Time: Distance Learning)
European Computer Driving License (ECDL) Advanced (Part-Time)
Introduction to Mobile Computing (Using your iPad or Tablet) (Part-Time)
Introduction to Programming (Part-Time)
Level 1 Diploma in IT (Full-Time)
Level 2 Technical Diploma in Digital Technology (Networking and Cybersecurity) (Full-Time)
Level 3 Extended National Diploma in IT (Full-Time)