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Digital Technologies BSc (Hons) (top-up from HND)

Higher Education Computing students Bedford College


Digital Technologies BSc (Hons) Top-up (Full time)

The top-up degree course allows students who have already completed an HND in Computing (or equivalent) to top-up their qualification to a full degree.

You will benefit from our cutting-edge facilities, industry-experienced teaching staff, supportive environment and small class sizes to provide a high quality personal experience.

To apply to this course visit the UCAS website here or call 0345 658 8990 for further information.

Course information

Entry requirements

Successful completion of HND in a computing subject (240 credits including 100 at level 5 or above).

Course content

List all compulsory/core units and/or modules on the programme

(Where not applicable, please list all areas of study)

  • Dissertation
  • Advanced Databases
  • Security and Countermeasures
  • Graphics and visualisation
  • Operating systems and platforms

BSc (Hons) Digital Technologies – Validated by University of Northampton.

Assessment methods

Assessment is made through a variety of methods, including written coursework, case studies providing solutions to computing problems, presentations, practical assessments, computer based tests and exams. Teaching methods are equally varied, including lectures, practical sessions, group work, tutorials and workshops. In addition substantial learning resources and support materials are available online VLE for use at home.

Further study/career options

Course progression:

A Masters Degree at a University.

Career progression:

The course opens up excellent career opportunities in roles including Computer Programmer, IT Specialist, Database Designer, Network Engineer, Systems Architect, Data Analyst, IT Security Analyst, Web Developer and more.

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Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 10/09/2024
Type: HE
Length: 1 year
Day(s): Tuesday, Wednesday
Time(s): 9:00am - 6:15pm
Fees: £9,000.00 Fee notes: The fee indicated is for each year of the course.

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Funding Information

You could be eligible to take out a loan to cover the cost of your tuition fees. Click on the link below to find out more about the financial support available for our Higher Education courses.

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If you decide to pay for your course yourself, we also offer an affordable Direct Debit instalments option to help spread the cost of tuition fees (terms apply).

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, email or call us on 0345 658 8990.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.