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Computing – Software Engineering and Web Development Diploma

This course is perfect for you if you are interested in a career in database, website, mobile or desktop application development. The Level 3 programme provides you with the skills and knowledge to work in an ever-changing and expanding industry. You will gain access to the latest technologies and development environments, enabling you to implement mobile phone applications and database driven websites whilst evolving your programming skills using languages such as C++, Java and C#. Learn how to create solutions that include mobile applications, databases and applications for the web and desktop systems.
We have industry-standard computer labs and equipment, so you’ll get real experience working in the same development environments as you would in industry. This is all taught by experienced programmers and developers, who will show you not only the technical side of things but the professional skills you’ll need to be a successful developer as well.

Upon completion of this two year course you can progress onto the FdSc Computing at University Centre South Devon or consider employment within the sector.

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“I have really enjoyed my time at the College, and have made some great friends whilst studying here. The tutors are really supportive and it's great that they have industry experience. Learning the fundamentals of programming has been a highlight for me.”Reece Tarrant

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

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