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ICT & Computing Script - Level 3 at Dinnington High School

Course description

Level 3

The OCR Level 3 Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma in IT is equivalent to one A level in terms of size.

Course content

Learners will be able to develop the core knowledge, skills and understanding of the IT sector required by employers in the IT sector, and develop further skills by completing a range of units through a choice of these specialist pathways:

• IT Infrastructure Technician

• Emerging Digital Technology Practitioner

• Application Developer

• Data Analyst

Entry requirements

4/5 GCSE’s at A-C and a GCSE Grade C in ICT (or equivalent).


2 x 90 and 3 x 60 GLH units – at least two externally examined units and a choice of three further units which are either examined or centre assessed and moderated by OCR, which will make up a specialist endorsed pathway.

Future opportunities

Studying to prepare for employment in the IT sector who want to progress into IT-related apprenticeships who want to gain a Level 3 qualification to support further study in Further Education (FE) and Higher Education (HE) in IT studying for career development and who are already in employment.

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: 04 December 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Mr T Reilly
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01909 550066
    • Email address:


  • More information
    • We are located by the side of a local college and on a major bus route, from Worksop and Rotherham.  Buses also run regularly from Sheffield.