The HND in Computing and Systems Development develops a wide range of skills related to modern computing and technology. The emphasis is on implementing computing solutions for the modern computing environment. This means focusing on the internet and intranet applications, mobile app development, web design and database management techniques and technologies which underpin e-Commerce and cloud computing.
Information Technology professionals need to constantly upgrade their skills, both technical and analytical if they need to compete successfully in this most vibrant industry. This qualification prepares you for employment in the IT and computing industry. It offers a progression route into a number of roles, generalists can enter system management, while ICT system support specialists can install or manage IT networks.
A high proportion of modern workplaces are built around computer networks and a business infrastructure requiring high levels of technical knowledge. Entering such a working environment demands expertise in a number of core skills, with the HND Diploma in Computing and Systems Development representing the perfect foundations on which to become a sought-after asset in the IT and computing business sectors.
Studying for the HND Diploma in Computing and Systems Development enables students to become capable of complete system management, software development, the installation of IT networks, and much more. The array of specialist modules and practical work placements mean you will become accustomed to the working practices and learn the key skills necessary to succeed in your future career.
The HND Diploma in Computing and System Development will give a comprehensive overview and thorough grounding in the main areas of modern computing, providing you with the real, practical skills needed in today’s competitive environment. It develops an appreciation of the need to implement a structured approach to programme design, and the necessary skills.
The HND has been designed to give its graduates skills, knowledge and experience so that on successful completion they can progress directly into employment, or continue with their studies and will provide necessary transferrable skills for the computing industry.
Course Length: 2 years;
Start dates: February / July / October