Computing Network Engineering Higher Technical Qualification (HTQ) HND BTEC Level 5


Course Details

Start Date: 18/09/2023

  • Code: PITAMC00053
  • Price: £5995.00
  • Location: Institute of Technology

Course Summary

Network Engineering Pathway

The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher Technical Diploma in Computing Network Engineering specialism offers students a broad introduction to the subject area via a mandatory and optional unit. This allows for the acquisition of skills and experience across a range of occupational sectors at Level 5.
The college offers 2 pathways Computing Technology and Computing Network Engineering.

The Computing Network Engineering pathway allows the candidate to explore the specialism and particular skillset and knowledge necessary to understand the complexities of computer networks, vital to the modern digital economy, without which, our current way of life would simply stop.

Course Content

Modules or Units covered:

The Network Engineer pathway for the HTQ Computing HND may include the following modules:

• Programming
• Networking
• Professional Practice
• Database Design and Development
• Security
• Planning a Computing Project
• Computer Systems Architecture
• Strategic Information System
• Computing Research Project (set by Pearson)
• Business Process Support
• Transport Network Design
• Cloud Computing
• Network Security
• Systems Analysis and Design
• Network Management

Course Assessment

You will be assessed through coursework for both practical and theoretical elements. The form of assessment on the course will assist you as you progress either into further vocational learning or to related academic qualifications.

Entry Requirements

You must hold a minimum of 48 UCAS Tariff points from the one of the following qualifications

• BTEC National (Diploma or Extended Diploma) in a relevant subject
• GCE A and AS Levels with at least one subject at A Level

• GCSE English and Maths – grade C / 4 or above

Applicants will be invited to an interview where they will be required to discuss their background and areas of interest.

Can I get help with fees?

Funding may be available to support your learning as an adult (aged 19+) studying at Dudley College. Check out the Financial Support guidance for more information.

Start Date: 18/09/2023

  • Code: PITAMC00053
  • Price: £5995.00
  • Location: Institute of Technology
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