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Access to HE Diploma: Computing Level 3 (RHECD0001)

Course NameStart DateEnd DateCampusFee (Standard*) Fee (Advanced Learner Loan)  
Access to HE Diploma: Computing Level 302/09/201926/06/2020Rotherham College – Town Centre CampusTBC TBC Available for enquiry or application

Course Overview
This one-year course is aimed at learners aged 19 or above. Studying this programme will allow you to build up your academic skills and confidence while providing you with the knowledge you need to progress onto Higher Education at College or university in the area of computing.

Upon successful completion of this course you may be eligible to begin a Higher Education qualification in a number of areas including computing, computer science, software engineering, business and IT, computer security networks and forensics, web development or games development.

Modules Covered
  • Components of Computer Systems
  • Database Development
  • Networks
  • Project Development
  • Software Development
  • Spreadsheet Modelling
  • Systems Analysis
  • Website Design

Why study with us?
You will be able to develop other skills such as employability and team working, as well as undertake work experience in real companies and participate in projects such as PC repair clinics and code club.

You will also be able to work on live client briefs and receive teaching from industry professionals, who will guide you on your journey to becoming a digital practitioner. You will have access to our industry-standard facilities which includes PCs for stripping and re-building.

There will be the opportunity for you to take part in national and global competitions as well as field trips, which have formerly included visits to the Bradford Media Museum, gaming events and Alton Towers.

Entry requirements
  • GCSE maths and English at grade C/4 or above or equivalent
  • Successful interview with a course tutor

How to apply?
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Next Step button at the top of the page.

Career Opportunities
Upon successful completion of this course you could go into employment as a website designer, software engineer, network technician, data analyst or programmer.

Please Note
We make every effort to ensure information within our online course directory is accurate and a true representation of the courses we are offering in 2019 or 2020-21. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if necessary.