IT & Computing

As part of the Yorkshire and Humber Institute of Technology, Craven College students will have the privilege of enjoying some of the £10m for investment in industry standard equipment in the region. We are working closely with local employers to ensure that you learn the skills that they require to ensure that you leave College ready for Degree level study, Apprenticeship or to start your career straight away.

All our IT and computing courses, both full-time and Apprenticeships, will have access to our new IT Suites furnished with Cisco networking equipment to ensure you have the very latest in industry knowledge. IT Studios, Hardware Lab and Computer Science Lab with dedicated access to high specification PCs and Raspberry Pi computers  are also at your disposal.

Our tutors enhance your learning with their expert knowledge in Electronics, Games Design, Programming, Database Design and Control Systems Engineering.  

Whether your interests lie in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, you will learn in a practical way and you will be exposed to industry standard practices in areas such as Data Modelling, Programming, Cyber Security, Hardware Maintenance and Designing Control Systems.

VOCATIONAL
Get to grips with a variety of IT skills to prepare you for work in Administration, Marketing, Sales, Research and Development, Accounting or technical roles, or further study.
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 1
Aireville Campus
Get ahead of the game with this valuable introduction to Information & Creative Technology whilst at the same time achieving an industry recognised qualification and gaining fantastic practical...
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 2
Aireville Campus
Join the growing UK cyber workforce (160% growth in the last 5 years) or lay the foundations to a career as a Computer Engineer, Network Manager, Games Developer, Web Developer, Control Systems...
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 3
Aireville Campus
Apprenticeships
An Infrastructure Technician provides support to internal and external customers, helping them to be productive when using technology to do their own jobs, by using tools to problem solve and...
2019-2020
Apprenticeships
Level 3
Aireville Campus
A Software Development Technician typically works as part of a software development team, to builds simple software components (whether web, mobile or desktop applications) to be used by other...
2019-2020
Apprenticeships
Level 3
Aireville Campus
Degrees & Higher Levels
Following on from the HNC and with a focus on network engineering, this Computing HND Level 5 qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to be able to design, build, maintain and...
2020-2021
Degrees & Higher Levels, Full-time
Level 5
Aireville Campus
Following on from the HNC and with a focus on security, this Computing HND Level 5 qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to be able to protect IT systems, networks and...
2020-2021
Degrees & Higher Levels, Full-time
Level 5
Aireville Campus
Following on from the HNC and with a focus on software engineering, this Computing HND Level 5 qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to build you up to a successful career in...
2020-2021
Degrees & Higher Levels, Full-time
Level 5
Aireville Campus
Craven College is part of the NEW Yorkshire and Humber Institute of Technology (which has received £10m Government investment). You will have access to a brand new...
2020-2021
Degrees & Higher Levels, Full-time
Level 4
Aireville Campus
Part-time
Do you want to be able to use a computer for everyday tasks, but need to develop the skills to do this? This course will equip you to use a computer with confidence.
2019-2020
Part-time
Thu 26 September 2019
Roshni Ghar
Computers have become a natural part of our daily life. Owning a computer/laptop for the first time can be both exciting and daunting at the same time. This course provides an introduction to get...
2019-2020
Part-time
Thu 12 September 2019
Auction Mart
Computers have become a natural part of our daily life. Owning a computer/laptop for the first time can be both exciting and daunting at the same time. This course provides an introduction to get...
2019-2020
Part-time
Thu 7 November 2019
Auction Mart
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