Approved by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) .
This course offers a balance between program development, practical computing theory and the use of applications to help you respond to the needs of today’s businesses.
It will give you an educational foundation for a range of careers within the computing and information technology industries and you will develop essential skills that are relevant to many other careers.You will also gain industry experience and make valuable contacts through your work placement.
The Foundation Degree in Computing (FdSc) introduces you to the latest innovations in technology and business systems. You will explore new developments in mobile applications, programming, systems design and systems management.
You will study a range of core modules:
- Information technology
- Computer architecture
- Mobile systems
- Programming (C++)
- Practitioner skills
- Problem solving
- Systems analysis
- Advanced databases
- Human computer interaction
- Dynamic web design (PHP)
- Rapid Application Development (RAD)
- Object-oriented application development for mobile
. You will also complete a work placement to gain professional practice and develop employability skills to ensure you are fully prepared for the demands of the IT industry.
Validated by: UCLan
UCAS code:: 2C36
Institutional code: H65
Tel: 0151 353 4444 ext 5524 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org