HND Computing

Computing & System Development

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HND in Computing

The impact of computers on every aspect of our lives has expanded dramatically over recent years, particularly with the growth of the internet, and the UK is a proven world-class innovator in this field. Computers are now used within virtually every business, industry and organisation. The telecommunications and IT sector presents a stimulating and challenging working environment, with its array of existing and constantly evolving technologies.
Edexcel’s BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Computing offers the opportunity to specialize within the scope of the specialist units available. They are designed to provide a springboard to the second year of a related university honours degree programmes, or – for those already working in the sector – to progression within the workplace.

Eligibility Criteria

Students over 18 years of age, with successful completion of 12 years of education; F.A, F.Sc, A Levels or equivalent

Course Details

HND is offered as a full time course of 2 Years duration comprising of Four Semesters having 4 units in each semester. Regular classes will be offered five days per week having 3 hours lecturing each day. Students may opt for Morning / Evening Session **.

Mandatory Core Units

  • Business Skills for e-commerce
  • Computer Systems
  • Employability and Professional Development
  • Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation

Specialist Units (Total Credit Value of 175 Credits)

  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Website Design
  • Database Design Concepts
  • Networking Technologies
  • Management in IT
  • Data structure and Algorithms
  • Web Application Development
  • Programming in .NET
  • Networking Infrastructure
  • Local Area Networking Technologies
  • Wide Area Networking Technologies
  • Computer System Architecture

Career Opportunities

The impact of computers on every aspect of our lives has expanded dramatically over recent years, particularly with the growth of the internet, and the UK is a proven world-class innovator in this field. Computers are now used within virtually every business, industry and organization. The telecommunications and IT sector presents a stimulating and challenging working environment, with its array of existing and constantly evolving technologies.
Edexcel’s BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Computing offer the opportunity to specialize within the scope of the specialist units available. They are designed to provide a springboard to the second year of a related university honours degree programme, or – for those already working in the sector – to progression within the workplace.

What Will You Achieve at the End of a HND Course?

When you have successfully completed your HND course you will receive a certificate to certify that you have followed and completed a HND course in a recognized area of study. You will also receive a number of credits, typically one credit for each unit that you successfully completed. These credits are recognized by Universities and can be used when applying for a course at University.
Venue: Classes will be conducted at NICON 6th Road Campus, Dubai Plaza, 6th Road Chowk, Murree Road Rawalpindi.