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Open University Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject
Open University

Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject

Online United Kingdom

1 Years

English

Full time, Part time

05 Sep 2024

Oct 2024

GBP 7,272 *

Distance Learning

* total cost; part-time at a rate of 60 credits is £3,636 per year

Introduction

This flexible Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject combines a broad introduction to computing & IT with a second subject from business, design, mathematics, psychology and statistics. Your choice of second subject will be included in the name of your certificate, for example, Certificate of Higher Education in Computing and IT with Business.

Key features

  • Explores the profound technological, economic, political and ethical change driven by digital advancement
  • A choice of additional subjects to suit your career aspirations and interests
  • Enhances your employability
  • Builds a solid foundation for further study

A nationally recognised qualification in its own right, this certificate of higher education is also equivalent to the first third of the BSc (Honours) Computing & IT and a second subject (Q67).

Accessibility

Our qualifications are as accessible as possible, and we have a comprehensive range of support services. Our Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject uses a variety of study materials and includes the following elements:

  • Online study – most modules are online; some have a mix of printed and online material. Online learning resources could include websites, audio/video, and interactive activities
  • Pre-determined schedules – we’ll help you to develop your time-management skills
  • Assessment in the form of short-answer questions, essays, and examinations
  • Feedback – continuous assessment includes feedback from your tutor and using this to improve your performance
  • Using and producing diagrams and screenshots
  • Finding external/third-party material online
  • Accessing online catalogues and databases
  • Specialist software
  • Mathematical and scientific expressions, notations and associated techniques
  • Online tutorials
  • Group-work
  • Practical work

How long it takes

  • Part-time study - 2 years
  • Full-time study - 1 year
  • Time limit - 7 years

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