Course ID: 163279
Course Year: 21/22
The HND in Computing will help you build on previous experience to develop the skills necessary to meet the demands of an exciting career in the IT industry and enhance your career prospects. The course will provide you with a thorough understanding of computing principles at Level 5, which then leads on to a range of specialist progression pathways at Level 6, relevant to your chosen profession within the computing sector.
You'll develop a broad knowledge of key aspects of computing through seven core units, which include one unit assessed by assignment. These units are:
On completion of the course, you will have a sound understanding of the Computing and will be able to apply those principles in the real world. You will have learned to evaluate different approaches to solving problems. You will be well prepared for the world of work in yourchosen field.
The programme handbook for this course is available to applicants online:
We have designed the course delivery so that when possible we can include industry led courses such as CISCO and Oracle.
The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.The Academy Bakery
Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.The Academy Salons
Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.The Academy Restaurant
When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.
The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.
• Completed HNC in Computing or equivalent Level 4 certificate of higher education
• Related work experience
Applicants should hold a total UCAS Tariff points score from relevant qualifications of at least 96 points.
This course is only available to learners aged 18 and over. Fees are payable by all students unless sponsored by an employer, but you may qualify for a student loan through Student Finance England towards the cost of your course and living costs. Find out more at https://www.gov.uk/student-finance, or contact our HE team at HEoffice@liv-coll.ac.uk.
Fee for21/22 is 6568.00
In future years we anticipate increasing this fee in line with the annual inflation level (capped at RPI All Items Excluding Mortgage Interest (RPIX)).