BTEC HND In Networking / Software

Spanning over a period of 4 semesters, this program is composed of 16 modules and the student needs to complete all 16 modules to qualify for the HND award. For more than thirty years, BTEC has been one of the world’s most successful and well-liked applied learning brands, engaging students in practical, interpersonal, and critical thinking skills.
The BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in Networking/ Software is specifically designed for students who need a gateway and transitional path to embark on degree studies at leading universities with the goal of completing professional higher studies in Sri Lanka or in any other state.
This well-structured, academic, and career-based higher national diploma is the first stage of computer networking studies for these higher national diploma students, leading to computer networking and software-related career/s. The units/subjects were designed in purposeful and objective ways and methods to ensure that students obtain the necessary knowledge and training for a successful transition from their BTEC Higher National Diploma/s to their final stage, which takes them to the university level.

Key Information

Duration
4 Months
Tuition Fee
Rs. 800,000.00
Level
Certificate (Formally Diploma)
Institution
Pearson (Edexcel) UK
Mode of Study
Full Time/ English Medium
Accredited By
Commonwealth University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka
Study Location/s
Colombo
Type of Award
Degree BTEC HND (Hons)

Entry Requirements

A credit pass and 6 Simple Passes (Including English & Maths) in G.C.E. O/L Examination (Local) or
Any stream (Preferred IT) 3 Credit Passes in G.C.E. /AL Examination (Local)

Programme Structure

Semester - 01
  • Programming
  • Networking
  • Professional Practice
  • IT Database Design & Development
Semester - 02
  • Security
  • Managing a Successful Computing Project
  • Maths for Computing or Software Development Lifecycles
  • Computer Systems Architecture or Website Design & Development
Semester - 03
  • Network Security or Advanced Programming
  • Cloud Computing or Application Development
  • Computing Research Project (Part 1)
  • Transport Network Design or Discrete Maths
Semester - 04
  • Programming
  • Networking
  • Professional Practice
  • IT Database Design & Development

Speciafications Available

  • Pearson BTEC HND In Network Engineering
  • Pearson BTEC HND In Software Engineering

Assessments

The focus of HND is on practice. All the students are evaluated through different assessment methods in each unit. Students
work on a final individual project where their complete knowledge and skills is tested. Assessments are evaluated by BCAS
within the framework provided by Pearson (Edexcel) UK.

Network
  • Programming
  • Networking
  • Professional Practice
  • Database Design & Development
  • Security
  • Managing a Successful Computing Project
  • Maths for Computing
  • Computer Systems Architecture
  • Network Security
  • Cloud Computing
  • Computing Research Project
  • Transport Network Design
  • Network Management
  • Internet of Things
  • Business Intelligence
  • Computing Research Project
Software
  • Programming
  • Networking
  • Professional Practice
  • Database Design & Development
  • Security
  • Managing a Successful Computing Project
  • Maths for Computing
  • Computer Systems Architecture
  • Network Security
  • Cloud Computing
  • Computing Research Project
  • Transport Network Design
  • Network Management
  • Internet of Things
  • Business Intelligence
  • Computing Research Project

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