This course is designed for students who want to progress into the digital industry. You will begin to gain specialist knowledge and skills to support your progression into employment or further study. You will have opportunities to use a variety of digital technologies and participate in a range of live projects with local businesses.
Year 1 Principles of computer Science Fundamentals of computer systems IT security and Encryption Business application of social media Games development Website development Year 2 Planning and managing computer projects Software design and development Impact of computing + 3 units to be discussed with year 1 group.
Learn from industry experienced staff with strong links to the industry Links with local employers including CVS Web Design, Castle creativity and the NHS Code Club PC Repair Clinics Industry standard facilities and equipment including: – Class sets of Raspberry PIs, private Network for server/client installations and PCs for stripping and re-building Regular live client briefs The chance to compete in national and international competitions Field trips to locations including Bradford Media Museum, Gaming Events and Alton Towers
Five GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including English and maths preferably at grade 5. GCSE computing is an advantage. Level 2 Computing or equivalent at Merit or Distinction, and suitable GCSE’s.
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HNC/HND in Computing Foundation Degree in Games Development BSc (Hons) in Computing and Systems Development
Those aged 19 or over may not need to pay fees depending on their circumstances. Find out if you qualify for help with fees.If you need further advice or guidance please contact the Enquiries Team on 01709 513355. Those aged 19 or over may not need to pay fees depending on their circumstances. Find out if you qualify for help with fees.If you need further advice or guidance please contact the Enquiries Team on 01709 513355.
BTEC nationals computing student book is highly recommended. ISBN 9781292166926
“I love coming into College because of the respect between the tutors and the students, as well as the passion in the way that the teachers teach lessons.”Ben Dawber Level 3 - BTEC Diploma in Computing
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