You’ll learn about the fundamentals of web development – from authoring interactive websites using technologies such as HTML5 and CSS through to the implementation of fully functional, client-server web applications such as a blogging platform or messaging service. You can also apply for the course if you don’t have the academic qualifications required, but can show evidence of relevant experience or other professional qualifications.
Practically, you will learn about developing applications that are executed on a web server and that have connectivity to persistent store in the form of a database.
You will use these server-based applications to generate client-side web experiences.
If taken from 2009 onwards: grade C or above in English Language.
The qualification must be jointly awarded by the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES).
You should be numerate and a proficient computer user.
For tests taken before January 2015: grade B or above.
Web commercialisation means an increased demand for skilled web developers.
Our course is for you if you don’t have experience of computer programming – you’ll gain key skills in web development.
Note that your fees may be subject to an increase on an annual basis.
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Human-computer interaction (HCI) is concerned with designing, evaluating and deploying usable, effective and enjoyable technologies in a range of contexts.