Computing and Digital Technologies

Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma Computing: Software and Games Development
Course Title
Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma Computing: Software and Games Development
Course Code
C003407
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 application development or as a games and web developer. Further study options include a Degree, HND or Foundation degree in a related field with a specialism. For more information visit the National Careers Service.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Specialise in the ever-expanding areas of gaming platforms and technologies, you’ll develop your software skills and learn how to create market-ready interactive media. Key subject areas include: · Business applications of social media · Website development · Digital graphics and animation · Software design and development project · Object-oriented programming · Computer game development · Human computer interaction Alongside your course you’ll study English and maths and take part in GAP work placements to develop your skills and confidence.