This one-year, full-time course offers a combination of programming, website design and networking skills within a mobile app development environment. It is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need for a career in the rapidly evolving world of computer technologies.
Level: Level 4
Start Date: 25 September 2017
Those who have completed a Level 3 qualification or A Levels and would like to work towards a Level 4 qualification, which is equivalent to the first year of a university course. The course is designed to prepare you for work or to progress to university or an HND.
You will study:
This course is entirely coursework based.
After successfully completing the HNC, you can progress to the HND (Level 5) in the second year, or apply to the second or third year of a university degree course. This can lead to employment in fields such as website or apps developer, software developer or tester, IT technical support, system support engineer, computer technician or network technician etc.
You should have one A Level or an equivalent qualification, such as BTEC Level 3, with at least 120 UCAS points. Applicants without a formal qualification but who have relevant work experience may be considered on an individual basis. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email email@example.com.
The tuition fee is for 12 months of study and may be subject to change in subsequent years. The course fee is usually covered by your student loan and you will not need to pay this back until you have completed this course and when you are earning over £21,000 a year.
"I really enjoyed building a website on the course. I learnt a lot about HTML and how to design a website. After this I'm going to be doing the Level 3 course and then in the future I'd like to be either a web or app developer."