Computing and Digital Technologies

Level 3 Diploma in IT (90 credit) yr1 Full Time
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Level 3 Diploma in IT (90 credit) yr1 Full Time
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Entry Requirements
Grade 4 or above in GCSE English and maths and a minimum of two additional GCSEs at grade 4 or above or a strong Merit profile on a relevant Level 2 qualification.
Leads on to
Following successful completion of your 90 credit Diploma you may be able to progress to the following: • BTEC 120 credit Diploma or BTEC Extended Diploma in Computing. • Level 4 HNC or Foundation Degree in Computing or specialist Computing discipline • Computing Apprentice This course opens up a host of career opportunities across a wide range of Computing and IT careers including: Data Analytics, Network Designer and Analyst, Programmer, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Cyber Security and many more
Additional Information
We are a Microsoft, CompTIA and CISCO approved academy. You will have access to purpose-built state of the art CISCO labs.
The focus of this course is developing practical skills and understanding across the technical aspects of IT valued by employers. Designed to prepare you for success in a dynamic industry full of opportunity. You will study nine of the following units: Communication and Employability Skills for IT Computer Systems Information Systems Software Design and Development Computer Networks Website Production Installing and Upgrading Software Digital Graphics Computer Game Platforms and Technologies Managing Networks Organisational System Security IT Technical Support Networked systems Security Computer Game Design