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Access to HE Diploma (Computing)

The Diploma in Computing enables you to gain an understanding of the world of computing, either for improved career progression or for those who wish to develop their learning as a step towards Higher Education. It is possible to study a number of specialist units in computing that would enable you to develop your skills.

Modules for the Computing Diploma may include:

  • Business Information Technology
  • Website Design and Production
  • Database Design
  • Systems Analysis
  • Software Development

The Computing Diploma would be appropriate for students wishing to move on to study or work in a number of fields including: Business and ICT, Computer Sciences, Games Software Development, IT Professional and Digital Media production.

Success stories:


  • Made redundant for the third time
  • Achieved the Access to HE Diploma in Computing aged 52
  • Now studying at the University of Teeside for a degree in Computing Sciences

Former student:
Enjoyed - fantastic course

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