This is an intensive yet rewarding course which is intended to provide a qualification equivalent to three A-levels, recognised by universities as sufficient for entry to computing-related degree courses such as computing, computer science, information technology and game design.
Throughout the course, you will delve into an array of units that can prepare you for the IT career you want to work towards. From computer architecture and web design to cyber security and database management. With a broad scope, you can use this knowledge to progress into a specified area of computing study.
You will also be developing a wide range of academic study skills on the course, from essay writing to using ICT, leading you towards the Independent Academic Study unit, where you will have the chance to experience what producing a dissertation will be like, once you move onto university.
Computer Networks and Data Communications
Impact of Computing
IT Business Solutions
IT Systems Security
Operating Systems and System Tools
System Analysis and Design
Managing Human Resources
The Nature and Context of Business
Independent Academic Study (Professional Studies)
Giving a presentation to an audience
Skills for study: Essay writing
Skills for study: Research
Skills for study: Writing
You must be at least 18 years old (17 years old if study 100% online).
You must have a Level 2 in Maths and English [GCSE at grade 4 (GCSE Grade C) or above]
If your first language is not English you will need an IELTS score of 5.5 or higher.
Full-time Intensive: 6 months
Full-time Standard: 9 months
Part-time: 18-24 months
Hybrid: 3 months online + 3-6 months in the UK (Reading or Southampton)
100% Online: GBP £1800
100% in the UK: GBP £5000 (6 months), GBP £6500 (9 months)
Hybrid: GBP £4000
Which UK universities accept Access to HE Diploma in Computing?
Bath Spa University
University of Bath
Birmingham City University
University of Brighton
University of Bristol
Cardiff Metropolitan University
University of Chester
University of Chichester
University of Derby
University of East Anglia
University of Essex
University of Exeter
Goldsmiths, University of London
University of Hertfordshire
University of Huddersfield
University of Hull
University of Wolverhampton
University of West London
University of Surrey
University of South Wales
University of Sheffield
Sheffield Hallam University
Royal Holloway, University of London
University of Reading
Queen's University Belfast
Queen Mary, University of London
University of Plymouth
University of Nottingham
University of Northampton
King's College, University of London
University of Leeds
Liverpool John Moores University
University of Liverpool
University of Manchester
University of York
Egraduate College is an online college of further education and training. We provide online courses in business studies, computing, esports & creative computing, healthcare and medicine. These courses lead to internationally recognised qualifications awarded by UK Awarding Organisations.
We are accredited by Open College Network South East Region (trading as Laser Learning Awards).
At Egraduate College, we are dedicated to making higher education more accessible and affordable for students worldwide. Our purpose is to provide high-quality, online courses that offer significant cost savings in comparison to traditional college pathways. We strive to ensure that our courses are not only economical but also transferable to a variety of degree programmes at universities in the UK and abroad.