Computing and Digital Technologies

Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Computing - Network Systems and Support
Course Title
Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Computing - Network Systems and Support
Course Code
C003406
Mode of Study
FULL TIME
Entry Requirements
4 GCSEs (A*-C/4-9) including English and maths, or a Level 2 diploma in IT. Don't meet the grades? Take a look at the Level 2 Diploma in Level 2 Diploma in Information and Creative Technology for a solid understanding of key areas - you will be able to progress to the Level 3 upon successful completion. You will also be invited to a Course Introduction Meeting.
Leads on to
Successful students can progress into work in Networking Systems or in Technical Support. Further study options include a Degree, Foundation degree or HND in a related field with a specialism at university. For more information visit the National Careers Service.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Study in our purpose-built networking lab for the opportunity to develop your skills in this growing area. Make the most of our industry-standard networking and communications kit and further your working knowledge of security systems. Key subject areas include: Fundamentals of computer systems IT systems security and encryption Website development Planning and management of computing projects Systems analysis and design Virtualisation Computer networking/managing and supporting systems Alongside your course you’ll study English and maths and take part in GAP work placements to develop your skills and confidence.