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Open University Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and Business
Open University

Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and Business

Online United Kingdom

1 Years

English

Full time, Part time

05 Sep 2024

Oct 2024

GBP 7,272 *

Distance Learning

* total cost; part-time at a rate of 60 credits is £3,636 per year

Introduction

This is one of several subject combinations available in our Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject (T13) – you’ll divide your time equally between the two subjects. Computing and business have become closely intertwined throughout the world of work. You will be introduced to various facets of the world of business, and you will explore the profound technological, economic, political and ethical changes driven by the digital technologies that surround us. On completion of this certificate, you will have the basis for further study, leading to careers supporting computer-related projects in a business setting.

Key features

  • Explores the profound technological, economic, political and ethical change driven by digital advancement
  • Provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to business and management in a globalised world
  • Enhances your employability
  • Builds a solid foundation for further study

Accessibility

Our qualifications are as accessible as possible, and we have a comprehensive range of support services. Our Certificate of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject uses a variety of study materials and includes the following elements:

  • Online study – most modules are online; some have a mix of printed and online material. Online learning resources could include websites, audio/video, and interactive activities
  • Pre-determined schedules – we’ll help you to develop your time-management skills
  • Assessment in the form of short-answer questions, essays, and examinations
  • Feedback – continuous assessment includes feedback from your tutor and using this to improve your performance
  • Using and producing diagrams and screenshots
  • Finding external/third-party material online
  • Accessing online catalogues and databases
  • Specialist software
  • Mathematical and scientific expressions, notations and associated techniques
  • Online tutorials
  • Group-work
  • Practical work

How long it takes

  • Part-time study - 2 years
  • Full-time study - 1 year
  • Time limit - 7 years

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