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HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA (HND)

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Higher National Diploma (HND)

Higher National Diplomas designed and awarded by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) are well established and recognized qualifications that not only develop skills in a particular field of study but also give opportunities for progression within employment or higher education.

SQA Qualifications

SQA is an international awarding body with a global reputation for quality. It boasts 100 years of experience in qualification design and offers a range of higher national diplomas with practical approaches to learning in a wide range of subjects.

HND Fee Strucutre

Progression Pathway

HNDs are widely recognized as the equivalent to the first two years of a three-year bachelor’s degree. ANC students can “top-up” their HND qualifications by progressing directly to the third year degree (top-up degree) offered by the University of West London (UWL) of the UK. They can also continue on to complete a Master’s degree in 12-15 months. This is a unique opportunity for ANC students to earn world-class qualifications in the shortest span of time, without travelling overseas for high quality education.

University of West London

University of West London (UWL) offers challenging and innovative academic programs closely linked to employment and ensure that graduates are prepared for the future. Ranking consistently among the top universities in the UK, UWL’s reputation is stronger in several fields, including law, business, psychology, hospitality, and music in terms of student satisfaction, career prospects, industrial connections, teaching standards, etc.

HND Subjects

HND in Business

The HND in Business is designed to equip students who wish to pursue a career in general business/ management/ administration with the knowledge and skills necessary to operate in a changing business environment. In addition to gaining subject based knowledge, students will learn how to apply that knowledge and skills to new situations.

The program also focuses on developing 5 core skills identified as key to learning and working in today’s world: communication, numeracy, information and communication technology (ICT), problem solving, and teamwork.

Students can proceed to the final year of a bachelor’s degree in business upon successful completion of the HND Business.

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HND in Computer Science

The HND in Computer Science aims to produce graduates who can demonstrate specialist knowledge and skills in the areas of web development, software development, and technical support as they launch a career in today’s digital economy.

While developing employment skills, particularly related to IT industry, the program focuses on developing core skills identified as key to learning and working in today’s world, communication, numeracy, problem solving, for example.

It also offers a pathway to the final year entry of a range of university degree programs in computer science or a related discipline.

HND in Hospitality Management

The HND is Hospitality Management is designed to prepare students for employment within the hospitality industry in the capacity of a manager, team leader, or supervisor. With its focus on developing students’ ability to apply their knowledge, the program will equip students with leadership skills and a customer focused attitude as well as knowledge and skills across hospitality operational areas, including HR, accounting, marketing, and sales.

The program also focuses on developing 5 core skills identified as key to learning and working in today’s world: communication, numeracy, information and communication technology (ICT), problem solving, and teamwork.

Students are also prepared for progression to the final year of a bachelor’s degree in hospitality or a related discipline.

HND in Civil Engineering

The HND in Civil Engineering provides students with a range of vocational skills in demand to be prepared for employment as engineering technicians in the field of civil engineering and allows them to concentrate in several areas, including structural engineering, environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, hydro systems, and transportation engineering.

The program also focuses on developing 5 core skills identified as key to learning and working in today’s world: communication, numeracy, information and communication technology (ICT), problem solving, and teamwork.

Students are also prepared for progression to the final year of a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and assured of better career prospects.

HND in Mechanical Engineering

The HND in Mechanical Engineering is designed to equip students with the knowledge of mechanical principles and technologies and the practical skills necessary to launch a career as a mechanical technician or incorporated engineer in many a field, transport/ aerospace, defense, manufacturing, design, automotive and engineering management, for example.

The program also focuses on developing core skills identified as key to learning and working in today’s world: communication, numeracy, problem solving, and team work.

Students can proceed to the third year of a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering that guarantees better career opportunities.

Advanced Diploma in Psychology

Advanced Diploma in Psychology program ensures that students learn psychological principles, facts, and theories about individuals and groups, using experiential, observational, and case study methods.

Students also learn academic skills in psychology and research methods necessary for the subsequent courses to be taken, while improving core skills in communication, information communication technology, numeracy, etc. necessary to succeed in many areas, including management, marketing/ sales/ advertising, education, health care, career counselling, social work, and child care.

The curriculum also introduces students to more specific areas of psychology, such as education psychology, social psychology, and cognitive psychology. This builds a solid foundation for further study as they progress to the third year of a bachelor’s degree in Psychology.

ANC Experience

ANC students are assured of a learning experience that offers value for money as every step is taken to ensure alignment between what is taught in classroom is of high quality and consistent with the needs of business and industry.

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