Our focus is to equip you with the education, skills and training to progress
Northern Skills Group is Middlesbrough College's commercial training arm
The Open University
Computing is an integral part of our lives, both at home and in business.
This programme enables you to gain knowledge and understanding of real-world
computing developments, and will help you to develop the necessary practical
skills through work-related learning.
You will focus on networking and security, systems design and development,
programming, web services, database development, project management, problem
solving and professional skills.
Throughout the course you will also be encouraged to develop your
employability skills. You will replicate real-world practices by using
specialised industry-standard tools and completing an industry-related
Successful completion of this programme provides entry to the BSc (Hons)
Computing (Top-up) so that you complete a full honours degree.
Location: Middlehaven (Main Building)
Cost per annum: £6150.00
For more information call Course Information on01642 333333 or email email@example.com.
Modules offered may vary.
Year 1 modules include:
Year 2 modules include:
You must have achieved 48 UCAS tariff points from a Level 3 qualification
(NVQ 3, BTEC Award or A Level).
You are also required to have GCSE passes at grade 4 (C) or equivalent in
English and maths.
Teaching methods will include a combination of lectures and practical
sessions for each subject. Lectures concentrate on teaching the principles while
practical sessions allow you to put these principles into practice in
Throughout your practical sessions you will receive feedback on your
work and progress. You will also spend several weeks on a small-scale project to
enable you to build a deeper understanding of the subject as you work. The
feedback you receive will help you to get the most out of your
You will be assessed through a variety of summative assessments that may be
in the form of, but not limited to, report writing, practical work,
examinations, case studies, presentations, research and project
Fees payable directly to Middlesbrough College, £6,150 per year.
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Please apply through UCAS for this course here.
Our team will make contact with you for further details to arrange an interview.
If your application is successful we will formally offer you a place via
Alternatively, if you would prefer to apply directly to us then please press
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you for further details and to arrange an interview. If your application is
successful we will formally offer you a place on the programme and upload your
application to UCAS for you.
We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.
If you are worried about the cost of higher education, it might help to know there are a range of financial support schemes available to help with course fees when studying at Middlesbrough College. Our Student Services department can offer advice and guidance when students apply for a loan or bursary.
We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from the town centre. As well as being just a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from a bursary that can help with the costs of travel.