Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in Computing

START: January, April & September
DURATION: 24 Months

Overview

The Higher National Diploma (HND) in Computing offers a stepping stone for students and professionals pursuing a career in various fields of information technology. Awarded by Pearson, the world’s largest learning company, this vocational qualification is recognized by universities and employers all over the world.

Students with an academic background or related work experience in Information Technology, can acquire a comprehensive computing qualification that equips them with relevant, foundational knowledge and core skills in computing and information systems. The range of specialist modules and practical experience included in this programme familiarizes students with the working practices and develops the key skills necessary to succeed in a career in computing.

With continuous growth and developments in the IT industry, the demand for work-ready students and professionals is increasing constantly. This course offers students with the appropriate knowledge and the skills required to counter the challenges faced in a professional IT environment. With priority on enhancing technical capabilities and instilling industry-based skills, this course provides students with the necessary tools required to keep up with the rapid changes in the IT sector.

This programme offers a pathway to a rewarding career in the various fields of IT, such as software engineering, Applications Development and Testing, web development, Cyber Security and much more. Specifically designed to produce work-ready professionals, Pearson provides a clear line of sight towards a higher education with transfers to over 200 universities worldwide or towards employment at an entry level in IT.