The IT sector is one of the leading industries in the UK. By 2020, the North East will be home to 2,500 software companies, employing over 25,000 people so it’s never been a better time to build a career in this fast paced sector.
Our computing courses have been designed to give you both the knowledge and practical skills you need to carve a successful career in the computing industry. Many of our graduates now working in a range of roles including:
- Software Development
- IT Project Management
- Support Analysis
- Systems Analysis
Our programmes have been endorsed by employers, ensuring that they are up to date and industry relevant and throughout your time with us, you’ll be mentored by business people and entrepreneurs through guest lectures and coaching sessions. Alongside your classroom study you will work on live projects, set by employers, enabling you to apply your knowledge to real business situations.
BTEC Higher National Computing Qualifications are recognised by employers for their emphasis on developing practical skills alongside specialist knowledge and understanding of the sector. Our programmes can help you progress directly into your chosen career or act as a stepping-stone to an honours degree.
Through our partnership with Northumbria University, upon successful completion of our HND you are guaranteed a final year place on their BSc Computer Science programme.
You’ll study at our Baltic Campus which is conveniently located on Gateshead Quayside and within minutes of Newcastle city centre.