Computing and ICT Courses

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This course offers a wide range of computing units covering skills ranging from Programming to Web Design and Networking. This course has been designed and will be delivered by following the latest industry standards and curriculum offered by the awarding body Pearson.

  • About the Course

    This is a one year course covering the following 8 units (120 credits):

    • Programming
    • Networking
    • Professional Practice
    • Database Design & Development
    • Security
    • Managing a Successful Computing Project
    • Computer Systems Architecture
    • Website Design and Development

    The course is entirely coursework based.

    Course Fee: £5000

  • Entry Requirements

    To be eligible for this course, you will need one A-level in a relevant subject or an equivalent Level 3 qualification (E.g. BTEC Level 3 in IT) with at least 120 UCAS points. Applicants without a formal qualification but with relevant work experience may be considered on an individual basis. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Progression

    On successful completion of the HNC, there is the possibility of progressing onto the HND (Level 5) in the second year. Successful students will also qualify to apply to the second or the third year of most UK Universities.

  • Assessment Method

    This course is entirely coursework based..

    Award Given: Edexcel BTEC Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Computing (QCF) JACS code: I300 Institution Code: W65

How to Apply

Please apply via or click the "apply now" button below and fill out the online application form. An adviser will be in touch regarding interview dates.

Course Info

Higher Education

Full Time

Level 4

Location Isleworth

Start Date 27/09/2021

Edexcel BTEC Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Computing (QCF) JACS code: I300 Institution Code: W65

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