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ICT (General Pathway)Level 3 Diploma

This course will give you all you need to prepare for a career in IT in specialist areas ranging from business software development to networking and systems support.

Course details

Overview

This course will give you all you need to prepare for a career in IT in specialist areas ranging from business software development to networking and systems support.

Completing this course will give you an Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in IT.

What's covered?

  • communications & employability skills
  • computer systems
  • information systems
  • software design & development
  • e-commerce
  • computer networks
  • systems analysis & design
  • website production
  • database design
  • impact of the use of IT on business systems
  • human computer interface
  • organisational systems security
  • mathematics for IT practitioners
  • project planning with IT
  • digital graphics
  • computer animation
  • business resources
  • supporting business systems

How will my work be assessed?

  • online Exams
  • group discussions
  • written articles
  • course assignments
  • practical activities
  • reflective writing
  • group and/or individual presentations
  • self-directed learning through blended learning activities

What can I do after this?

  • Bsc or foundation degree in IT
  • Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Computing and Systems Development

With additional training you may progress to a career in data administration, junior web design, IT network technician or 1st line support.

  • four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above (preferably including English and Maths), or
  • Level 2 Extended Certificate in ICT plus maths and English at level one, or equivalent
  • successful attendance at interview event
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Thursday, 15 November 2018

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.

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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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  • Venue Thurrock Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
Apply now