A Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Computing will provide you with the skills necessary to gain accredited certifications from CompTIA – the Computing Technology Industry Association – considered one of the IT industry’s top trade associations. You will also be eligible for membership of the British Computing Society, as an associate member, on completion of the course. The HND is the same level as the second year of a university degree. On successful completion of this course, you can either enter employment or apply to study one more year at a university to gain a BSc degree.
The course has been designed to embed key employability skills throughout the curriculum.
Cognitive, interpersonal and intrapersonal skills are built in to the course content. You will develop valuable hands-on experience with a range of industry standard, latest generation desktop and server hardware and software.
Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.
- Computing research project
- Business intelligence
- Network management
- Database management systems
- E-commerce and strategy
- Operating systems
IT project or programme manager
IT business analyst, architect or systems designer
Programmer or software development professional