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Southport College

Foundation Degree Computing and IT

UCAS Code: II11

Foundation Degree - FD

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2years

Full-time | 2019

The pathway is intended to deliver work-ready Foundation Degree graduates with the skills necessary to work in the local economy within the Computing and IT sector. Additionally the programme is designed to prepare students for further undergraduate study. Computing and IT are subject areas which can lead in to a number of different career pathways, including:
• IT Technical Support
• Software Developer
• Web Developer
• Database Developer/Administrator
• Network Planner/ Engineer
• Desktop Support Engineer
• Systems Analysis
• Teacher of Computer Science

Modules

Units studied • Computer Systems • Introduction to Networking • Procedural Programming • Systems Analysis • Website Design • Computer Graphics • Project Management • Database Systems • Web Application Development • Object Orientated Programming • Emerging Technologies • Professional Skills for ICT

Assessment methods

Assessment/examinations Continuous assessment through a series of assignments, formal examinations and practical work. Assessment is subject to checks by an independent external examiner to ensure that national standards are met

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£6,000
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