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Computer and Information Technology

As a Cisco accredited academy our courses are designed to provide you with the skills needed to excel with the IT and computing industry. Covering a range of subject areas including networking and system support our courses can support your progression.

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Academic year: 18/19

Duration: Multiple start dates available.


This course provides an excellent and varied programme giving you access to higher education or to a wide variety of IT-based careers. You will develop skills, knowledge and understanding in IT and you will apply your learning in a practical and realistic way.

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Academic year: 18/19

Duration: 17th September 2018 to 28th June 2019


Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications are designed to develop practical skills alongside specialist knowledge and understanding of the subject area. These qualifications have been well respected and recognised by employers and Higher Education Institutions. The Higher National Diploma (HND) is a Level 5 qualification which is equivalent to the second year of the Bachelor Degree. HND qualifications can be studied by those in employment for professional development to enhance their career prospects or HNC students can use this as an alternative path to gain Higher Education locally at lower cost.
Overview

The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Computing (Security) offers students a specialist programme aimed at developing the key skills required for a career in the exciting field of cyber security.

Students will gain a wide range of sector knowledge tied to practical skills gained in research, self-study, directed study and workplace scenarios.

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Academic year: 18/19

Duration: 17th September 2018 to 28th June 2019


Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications are designed to develop practical skills alongside specialist knowledge and understanding of the subject area. These qualifications have been well respected and recognised by employers and Higher Education Institutions. The Higher National Diploma (HND) is a Level 5 qualification which is equivalent to the second year of the Bachelor Degree. HND qualifications can be studied by those in employment for professional development to enhance their career prospects or HNC students can use this as an alternative path to gain Higher Education locally at lower cost.
Overview

The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Computing (Security) offers students a specialist programme aimed at developing the key skills required for a career in the exciting field of cyber security.

Students will gain a wide range of sector knowledge tied to practical skills gained in research, self-study, directed study and workplace scenarios.

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Academic year: 18/19

Duration: 17th September 2018 to 28th June 2019


Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications are designed to develop practical skills alongside specialist knowledge and understanding of the subject area. These qualifications have been well respected and recognised by employers and Higher Education Institutions. The Higher National Diploma (HND) is a Level 5 qualification which is equivalent to the second year of the Bachelor Degree. HND qualifications can be studied by those in employment for professional development to enhance their career prospects or HNC students can use this as an alternative path to gain Higher Education locally at lower cost.
Overview

The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Computing (Security) offers students a specialist programme aimed at developing the key skills required for a career in the exciting field of cyber security.

Students will gain a wide range of sector knowledge tied to practical skills gained in research, self-study, directed study and workplace scenarios.

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Academic year: 18/19

Duration: 15th January 2019 to 4th June 2019


This course is ideal for you if you have little experience in computing and want to underpin the knowledge that could assist you in your progression to further education or employment. You will also have the flexibility of being able to select which units to study.

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Academic year: 18/19

Duration: 13th September 2018 to 11th October 2018

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Apprenticeship vacancies

To find out more about apprenticeships through Macclesfield College, give our Learner Experience Team a call on 01625 410000.