Computing: NQ (Level 5)

Qualification Qualifications Explained
Study Mode
Full Time

1 Year - 2.5 Days per week

Start date
Aug 2024
East End
Applications open January 2024

Course overview

This course will enable you to learn and develop your skills in Computing, across a range of topics including  Games Design, Software Development, Robotics, Web Design and Networking.

The course introduces a range of knowledge and practical based skills related to the computing industry.

What you will learn

This course will develop your skills in the use of computer applications, as well as introducing you to new areas such as:

  • Robotics
  • Games Design and Development
  • Networking
  • Web Design and Development
  • Web Apps: Word Processing
  • Web Apps: Presentations
  • Web App: Spreadsheets
  • Social Media Literacy

This course includes the following National Progression Awards (NPAs)

  • PC Passport
  • Web Design
  • Computer Games Development

Entry requirements

You will be invited to take part in a short aptitude event to determine the right level of entry.

Nat 4 English or Communication

If English is not your first language, you will need ESOL Level 5 or equivalent

Future prospects

This qualification will allow you to progress to our NQ Computing level 6.

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