Computing & IT | Bolton College

Computing & IT


We are living in a digital age, which makes IT the career of the future. Computer technology is increasingly embedded in buiness processes and society, which means there are always opportunities for suitability qualified professionals.

All learners studying Computing & IT courses at Bolton College benefit from working in the college’s state-of-the-art computer suite. It’s designed to provide the optimum environment for study and deliver numerous resources for students.

Our Computing & IT training covers areas such as:

  • Web design
  • Human computer interface (HCI)
  • Computer systems
  • Systems analysis
  • Information systems
  • Graphics & animation
  • Systems analysis
  • Database design
  • Programming
  • E-commerce
  • Mobile technology
  • Games design & development.

There’s always plenty of interest in Computing & IT courses from students looking for a job with a long-term future. Computer technology is increasingly embedded in business processes and society, which means there are growing opportunities for suitably qualified professionals. Completing training in Computing & IT could lead to a career as a:

  • Computer programmer
  • Technician
  • Systems analyst
  • Animator
  • Games programmer/tester
  • Information systems manager
  • IT support worker.

Whether a full-time study programme or an Apprenticeship our levels range from Entry, through to Extended Diploma Level 3.  Whatever results you’ve achieved at school, we’ll be able to find a level of learning suited to you.

All our Computing & IT training is completed at our Deane Road Campus in the heart of Bolton town centre. The campus is conveniently located for students travelling from Manchester and Lancashire.