UCAS Institution Code: L42 UCAS Course Code: I100
This qualification is designed to equip students with the knowledge,
understanding and skills required to enhance their career potential in the
computing and IT profession. The courses are aimed mainly, but not exclusively,
at those who have some computing experience.
Typical Course Structure
Introduction to Programming
Programming and Software Quality
Maths for Computing
Client Side Web Development
Skills and Ethics
Object Oriented Programming Server Side
Database Principles and Technologies
and User Interface Design
Computing Project (dissertation)
Artificial Intelligence Cloud and Distributed Computing
Employability and Entrepreneurship
Applications for this course are processed through UCAS. Please make a note
of the codes below, then continue to apply through the UCAS
Institute code: L42
UCAS Course code: I100
You will study on the Lincoln College Campus for the full duration of the course. Full Time - 3 Years 14 hours per week.Whilst the sessions delivered at College will typically fall between Monday and Friday from 9am – 5pm, it is expected that students will complete the online study, in addition to the independent study, outside of these times. Students should also make themselves available to complete work experience hours outside of these times. Many of the opportunities offered through the college will require commitment during evenings and weekends.
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A minimum of 64 UCAS Tariff points from the following:
GCE A and AS
BTEC National (90 Credit Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma) in a
Scottish Higher/Advanced Higher with at least one subject
at Advanced Higher.
For mature applicants, experience may be taken in
lieu of qualifications that carry UCAS Tariff points.
English Language – grade C/4 or above
GCSE Maths – grade C/4 or above
(Level 2 Functional skills is not taken as an equivalent)
and International Applicants
NARIC confirmed equivalent of 64
UCAS points IELTS with an overall score of 6.0 and a minimum of 5.5 in each
component. Equivalent English language qualifications are acceptable for
applicants not requiring a Tier 4 visa
The assessment methods typically used
throughout the programme include:
On successful completion of this
course, graduates have a strong set of practical skills for pursuing a career
within the computing and IT industry. Graduates will have the capability to
adapt and respond to the changing and diverse nature of the sector. Graduates
could also complete postgraduate courses at an alternative university or pursue
a teacher training qualification.
Per Academic year
Home and EU Students - £7999.00
International Students - £9500.00
Tuition fees will remain unchanged for the duration of a student’s continuous enrolment.
Additional Course Costs
Textbooks – varying costs (optional)
Additional compulsory course costs will be paid for using the Career Degree Bursary. The scheme allows students to access the remainder of the bursary (up to a maximum value of £500 / £250) for additional optional courses, workshops, professional memberships and resources. There is no cash alternative. Students who wish to access opportunities in excess of the Career Degree Bursary may do so at full cost to themselves.
Please see the full ‘HE Terms and Conditions’ for details of additional library and printing costs associated with this programme
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Applications for this course are processed through UCAS. To apply for this course please make a note of the Institute Code and UCAS Course code from the course description.Apply Online at UCAS