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BSc (Hons) Computing Technologies

Level 6

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Key Info

Learning Area   Digital Academy
Delivery Mode   Full-time
Duration   1 Year
Institution Code   C78
Course Code   10283-CAM-22

Dates & Locations

Course Type   University
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   26/09/2022
UCAS Code   221B

The programme is designed as a one year top-up to the FdSc Computing, Networking & Software Development programme offered at Cornwall College or an equivalent FdSc. It offers development and in depth study in the field of evolving computing technologies and also gives you the opportunity to further your specialisation in either the field of networking or software development. The
preparation of study for vendor certifications alongside the academic qualification ensures you will meet the needs of industry.

You will study an individual 40-credit project module, together with a common core of 60 credits. These include E-Business for the Entrepreneur, Digital Forensics and Agile Methods. There are a further 20 credits of electives for you to choose, from either the Networking route, studying Advanced Networking, or the Software Development route, studying Advanced Object Oriented Programming. Programme content is informed by and supported by national and local industry.

Study will be through formal lectures, tutor led seminars, blended learning and self-directed research and study. There will be practical workshops in computer suites and in the Cisco Networking Lab.

Download BSc (Hons) Computing Technologies (Top up) Programme Specification (2021-22) at

Download BSc (Hons) Computing Technologies (Top up) Module Appendix Handbook (2020-21) at

  What You Will Learn

Programme Modules
Honours Project
Entrepreneurship for E-Business
Digital Forensics
Agile Methods
Cloud Computing & Security
Networking Pathway

Advanced Networking
Software Development Pathway

Advanced Object Oriented Programming

  Entry Requirements

240 credits with 120 at level 5 from a relevant Foundation Degree, HND, or equivalent in an appropriate subject. All qualifications and subject grades will be considered on an individual basis. HND qualifications may require additional bridging modules. A DBS check will be required where work experience is carried out with young people under 18 and vulnerable adults.


Assessment is by means of written reports, presentations, case studies, in-class tests and skills based assessments.


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Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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"I thoroughly enjoyed my time studying at Cornwall College. The course was clearly laid out and the lecturers were very helpful. The assignments were engaging, and questions answered clearly by the lecturers.

After completing the Level 3 Extended Diploma in IT, I am now working as a Level 4 Software Developer Apprentice for IBM. In my role I look after test environments and monitor our test infrastructure. I enjoy the constant new challenge and learning opportunities as you get to see all the different ways that software interacts with its operating environment. "

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