University of Northampton

Networking courses

University of Northampton

Duration : 3 Years
Intake : Sep
Level : Undergraduate
Tuition & fees: £ 12,500
IELTS : 6.0
TOEFL : 0
PTE : 0

Computing (computer Networks Engineering) Hnd

About this course

We take a focused approach to effective, integrated computer networks that are developed to meet the needs of modern society. With the computing industry evolving and being integral to people’s daily lives and businesses, we help you investigate the wide reaching influences computers and their technology have on the world, making your own contributions and finding your place in this industry.

You will cover the fundamental principles that are key to computing technology and meeting future needs, so that you can apply your knowledge of computer networks technology to the wider computing industry.

Whatever your ambitions, we’re here to help you to achieve them. We’ll support you to identify the skills you’re learning during your course, find your strengths and secure practical experience so that when it comes to applying for jobs or further study you’ll feel confident in standing out from the crowd. We’ve created the Northampton Employment Promise because we are so confident that if you focus on your studies and complete one of our awards you’ll be highly employable by the time you graduate. Putting you in a great position to secure employment or continue your studies.

Course Details

This programmes provides a technical understanding of computer networking, distributed computing, data communications, mobile computing and multimedia technologies, and explores their relevance to industry and commerce. When you graduate, you will have developed your independent thinking and flexibility within computer networking, and communication. You will also have the opportunity to achieve CiscoTM CCNA and CCNA Security certificates.

Your first year will focus on fundamental principles such as computer systems, communications, problem solving, programming and internet technology. All Computing students study common modules at this stage, so that you can choose which specialism to focus on. In the second year you can choose the Computer Networks Engineering pathway to study computer networks, modern networks, internet programming, database technology and system design and development.

You will complete a group project in the second year, where you will be part of a small design team working to produce an innovative and bespoke solution to a real world challenge.

Scholarships

EU and International Scholarships

We’re committed to offering the opportunity to study in the UK to the best and brightest students from around the world.

Sir Thomas White Scholarship

The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

TD Lewis Scholarship

The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,000.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

The Chancellor's Fund

The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply.  The…

The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary

The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary supports a small number of undergraduate students who are studying a full-time three year BSc or BEng in Environmental…

Wilson Endowment Scholarship

The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

Duration : 3 Years
Intake : Sep
Level : Undergraduate
Tuition & fees : £ 12,500
Fees components - (1st year Fees and expense)
Tuition & fees :
₹ 1,125,000
£ 12,500
Total :
₹ 1,125,000
£ 12,500
Course eligibility

Entry Requirements

Standard Entry requirements apply. A typical offer could be around DEE at A-Level or MPP at BTEC. Applicants will be expected to have achieved GCSE Mathematics (or equivalent) at grade C/4 or above. We welcome international applicants and applications from students with a range of non-traditional educational or professional qualifications.

For information on how to apply to study with us, please see our How to Apply page.

English Language Requirements

All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

  • IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands
    for study at undergraduate level.

For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

IELTS : 6.0
TOEFL : 0
PTE : 0

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