Computing: NQ (Level 6)

Qualification Qualifications Explained
Study Mode
Full Time

1 Year - 2.5 Days per week

Start date
Aug 2023
East End
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Course overview

This course is ideal to learn about current computing topics and leads to a relevant business IT qualification.

The course will cover a range of areas such as Networking, Cyber Security, Hardware, Programming and also includes a vendor qualification, CISCO IT Essentials.

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:

  • Networking Technologies.
  • Installing and Maintaining Hardware.
  • Computer and Cyber Security.
  • Software Development.
  • Group based project learning

This course includes a range of National Progression Awards (NPAs) as well as access to the CISCO Networking Academy.

Entry requirements

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

Nat 5 English or Communication


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

Future prospects

This qualification will allow you to progress to HNC Computing level 7 

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