Welcome to the higher education section of the College Merthyr Tydfil!
If you are considering studying a higher education course, we offer a unique opportunity to study locally at a modern and exciting campus that offers state of the art learning in the heart of Merthyr Tydfil.
The College Merthyr Tydfil has an extensive range of higher education programmes all delivered by a highly qualified and dedicated teaching team and all offered in partnership with the University of South Wales.
In addition, our partnership with REDHOUSE (Old Town hall/Hen Neuadd Y Dref) enables learners wishing to study in creative and performing arts the opportunity to study in a specialised Creative Industries Centre.
This course is designed to benefit those who are working, or wish to work, in film and television or related media industries. It includes a high level of work related learning and practical activity. This is underpinned by theoretical units and study skills
Good business skills are essential for employment in all sectors, and this course is designed to give your career prospects that extra boost. If you’ve already studied a HND or Foundation Degree in Business, this course allows you to top-up your qualification to a full degree in one year.
This course has been designed to be highly valued in the job market. Opportunities will be provided for students to be accredited with a range of business related skills.
This Course will provide opportunities for students to be accredited with a range of business related skills.
If you have an interest in both literature and history, this 2 year course is for you.
This course will develop your creative talents across many different art forms. You will have the freedom to engage with a wide range of art practices and historical discourses to develop your own, highly individual programme of study.
The course is for people of any age who wish to develop a career in health and social care, including posts with responsibilities, such as those of supervision, administration and management.
This course aims to provide an opportunity to develop and extend the knowledge of qualified and experienced workers in the field of childcare
This fantastic two year programme will provide you with an opportunity to explore acting, dance and music as well as the use of technology in performance.
The course of study will allow the individual to research and study themes and issues based in psychology. Students will cover different psychological approaches and theory and through a preparation to work module they will learn how to apply these theories in practice.
The course will provide a wide range of photographic training through challenging and stimulating assignments.
Traditional silver based photography, digital photography, and extensive studio and location work are key elements of the course with a strong emphasis on practice.
The course is aimed at individuals who wish to pursue a career in the sports performance and coaching field.
The HNC/HND in Computing is a 2 year full time course studied at levels 4/5. The course is aimed at those aspiring towards careers in Computing, IT, and End User Support or those who wish to continue with their education at a Higher Education Level.
The HNC/HND in Computing is a 3 year part time course studied at levels 4/5. The course is aimed at those aspiring towards careers in Computing, IT, and End User Support or those who wish to continue with their education at a Higher Education Level.
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