These courses will prepare students for employment in a range of occupations including e-commerce, software development, IT project management, multimedia, website development, networking and many more.

HND in Computing

Start Date: September
Duration: 2 years
Days/Evenings per week:
3 days per week

The HND in Computing will allow you to gain leading edge skills through a nationally recognised qualification awarded by Pearson.

BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Top-Up)


Start Date: September
Duration: 1 year
Days/Evenings per week: 3 days

This course will provide HND graduates with the opportunity to progress their study at an advanced level through specialist modules linked to potential career choice.

Computing & IT Higher Education Course USPs Riverside College Widnes Runcorn

Meet the Tutors

Ryan Turner

Programme Area Leader Computing, HND Computing and BSc (Hons) Computer Science Tutor

I joined Riverside College in 2010 as a Lecturer in IT, teaching on a range of different courses encompassing the whole industry. In 2013 I began teaching on HND Computing and Systems Development and then went onto launch and lecture on HND Computing in 2017. Since 2020 I have been a lecturer on BSc (Hons) Computer Science Top-Up. In 2015, I became the Programme Area Leader for Computing and IT.

David Copeland

Computer Science Top Up Degree Tutor

I joined Riverside College in 2013 as a Lecturer in IT, teaching on a range of different courses and levels. When I started at the college, I also began teaching on HND Computing and Systems Development (Year 1) and then went onto deliver on the and lecture on the successor course HND Computing in 2017. Since 2020 I have been a lecturer on BSc (Hons) Computer Science Top-Up.

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