Access to Computing

Our Access courses prepare learners for higher education and careers in technology. These intensive courses are multidisciplinary and expose you to computing skills in hardware, programming, computer networks and security, web design and office skills. Courses are offered at different levels up to pre-university level.

This Level 3 course is an introduction to computing across a range of topics. The course will also help you to improve your writing, ICT and numeracy skills and give you access to a range of university courses. You will receive an Access to HE Certificate on completion of this course with a minimum of 60 credits.

Areas of study will include:
  • Computer Hardware and Software

  • Computer Networks

  • Database Implementation

  • Maths (including Statistics, Trigonometry and Geometry)

  • Operating Systems and File Management

  • Programming Methods

  • Research project

  • Spreadsheets

  • Visual Programming

  • Video technology

  • Web Authoring Software

  • Website Design and Creation

  • Word processing

Apply now for September 2021

Free 19 - 23 First Full Level 3 Course

If you are aged between 19 and 23 and are studying your first full Level 2 or 3 then your course is FREE.