The new BTEC Higher National qualifications in Computing are designed to address an increasing need for high quality professional and technical education pathways at Levels 4 and 5, thereby providing students with a clear line of sight to employment or to progression to a degree at Level 6.
Pathways within this qualification*:
- Network Engineering
- Software Engineering
- Data Analytics
- Security Intelligent Systems
- Applications Development
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Careers after a BTEC Higher National in Computing
|Some typical jobs after completing the HNC**||Some typical jobs after completing the HND**|
|Systems Engineer; Support Technician; Database Administrator; Servicedesk Technician; System Testing Engineer; Network Support Technician.||Network Engineer; Systems Architect Network Manager; Software Developer; Systems Designer; Business Analyst; Games Developer; Web Developer; Business Analyst Marketing Analyst; Data Engineer; fraud Analyst; Operation research Scientist; forensic Computer Analysts; IT Security Coordinator; Ethical Hacker; fraud Analyst|
*This list is a combination of pathways at both BTEC HNC and HND level. Please consult with your local college regarding exact pathways to be delivered within your chosen qualification.
**These are suggestions of the typical job roles related to this qualification at this level. Pearson does not guarantee employment upon completion, and you will have a responsibility to make sure that you meet the employer’s requirements.