Computing & IT

As technology constantly changes, this is a very fast moving and exciting area to be involved in.

From data communications and networking technologies to programming or website design, you’ll learn about the latest developments in this innovative industry. You will study in Wirral Met's brand new Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre at our Twelve Quays campus and have access to the latest technology including drones, software,  IT facilities and virtual learning tools. Our dedicated tutors will help you develop the skills you need to succeed in this industry.

Course Level Code
Foundation Degree Computer Science H C048


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Career Opportunities

These courses equip students wiht the skills and knowledge to progress into various occupations across this industry.

Career Coach can help you find your ideal career, by providing you with current information about wages, employment prospects and the number of job postings across the local area.

Click here to take advantage of this online careers tool

Where are they now?

Andrew Butler

Andrew studied BTEC Level 3 and progressed on to study Foundation Degree (FdSc) in Computer Science. He then progressed on to university and is now completing his Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Computing and IT News

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Wirral Met’s Computing students take part in Digital Day

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Wirral Met College to gain a new Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre

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