Choosing a computing or office technologies course can open the door into hundreds of different jobs in a range of career areas worldwide, such as: programming, network administration, website development or business administration.
Our work-related courses combine a mixture of lectures, practical sessions and industry talks and trips to give you in-depth knowledge of your chosen subject. You will be based in our brand new City Hub, and you’ll develop the skills you’ll need in your future career.
Work experience opportunities across our programmes help students to achieve successful employment on completion of their programme of study.
On top of all that, our tutors have a wealth of industry experience. So you can be sure you will be learning from people who have the experience and knowledge to set you up for a career. Areas could include anything from secretarial work to IT support, and from legal executive work to network analyst roles.
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We offer a range of computing and IT courses at Nottingham College, ranging from beginners to university level and even apprenticeships.
The rise of digital technology shows no signs of slowing down, so there’s no better time to start developing the skills that could lead to exciting careers all over the world.
If you’d like to specialise in software development or design the next big computer game, we can help you along your way.
- The average salary for a computer professional is £31,000.
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If you like solving problems and have got a mathematical brain, an A Level in Computer Science may be just right for you.
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a career-related (vocational) competency-based course that will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge you’ll need to work in an office environment.
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a competency-based vocational course that will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge that are needed for employment in an office environment.
This course is perfect if you’re looking for a first step in general business and administration and you’re looking for a blend of practical and business theory skills to help you progress.
On this course you will gain a basic knowledge of computers in a relaxed environment. It is suitable for both beginners and improvers.
On this course you will gain a basic knowledge of computers in a relaxed environment. It is suitable for beginners and improvers.
This course is perfect if you are on the path towards building a career in computer technical support.
This course is perfect if you want to pursue a career in networking, computer hardware systems and in support role.
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If you enjoy figuring out how things work and have a curious mind, a computing course could be just what you are looking for.
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This course is for those who have little of no computer experience and would like to learn in a relaxed environment.
This is a follow on course from the IT for Beginners.
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If you want to develop the skills and personal qualities needed to work in IT and to help you achieve your full potential, then this course is for you.
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