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. This course is suitable for school leavers aged 16-18 if you're older than this please contact our admissions team on 01582 569569 to discuss more suitable options or browse our part-time courses on our website.