Below are a number of resources for the programming units on your course.

Currently the college are using the following software and versions for development:

  • Java - Netbeans 7.1
  • Visual Basic.Net - Visual Studio 2012
  • C# - Visual Studio 2012
  • ASP.Net - Visual Studio 2012

If you use any other version of software at home to develop your tutor will be unable to mark your work. It is your responsibility to ensure any work submitted works using the above programs. Support cannot be provided for development outside of the Integrated Development Environments listed above or the recommended IDEs for home use listed below.

In order to aid your development at home below are links to development environments suitable for use at home and will work with the software in the college:

The Express Editions linked to above may require an internet connection in order to complete the install.