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Apps and Software Development Level 3 at Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET)

Course description

This is an innovative and fast paced course that introduces you to a wide range of skills aimed at preparing you for a career as a software designer across a broad range of applications. You will focus on developing key programming skills for software development, covering procedural programming, event driven and object orientated programming using C#, Visual Basic and JAVA.

Course content

This is an innovative and fast paced course that introduces you to a wide range of skills aimed at preparing you for a career as a software designer across a broad range of applications. You will focus on developing key programming skills for software development, covering procedural programming, event driven and object orientated programming using C#, Visual Basic and JAVA.

Entry requirements

You will need 5 GCSEs at grades A* to C or 4 – 9 including English and mathematics with maths or Computer Science at B or 6.

or a Level 2 IT qualification at Distinction grade including English at C or 4 and mathematics at grade B or 6.

Assessment

This course is assessed through coursework and assignments.

Future opportunities

You can progress onto a wide range of degrees in related areas or enter employment as a web developer, games tester, computer animator or a computer games designer all industries that are going through significant growth.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET) directly.

Last updated date: 11 May 2018
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