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Level 3 Extended Diploma in Computing at Tameside College

Course description

Full Time

Course content

'Ideal for learners wishing to acquire skills in a variety of computer programming languages and business computing applications. The course consists of 3 core units of study and with the remainder units made up of your chosen learning pathway. It provides you with an understanding of the industrial and commercial application of Information Technology including Website Design and customisation, Networking, Systems Analysis and Design and Database Development plus many more. At the beginning of the course you will be given the option of choosing a learning stream, allowing you to tailor your educational experience at the college. The streams offered within the first year are ‘networking’ and ‘creative technologies’. In the second year you will be given the option of ‘programming’ or the alternative stream from year one.

Entry requirements

'The minimum entry requirement is 5 GCSE passes at grade A* - C (including mathematics and English) or a Merit in BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Information Technology and Level 2 mathematics and English.

Future opportunities

'Higher Education, HND in Computing or directly into employment within a range of IT jobs including Web Development, Network Support and Software Development.

Further information

For Further Information Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 908 6789

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 26 September 2016
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