Cambridge Technical in IT at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park
Why Study Cambridge Technical in IT?
Cambridge Technical in IT provides a high-quality alternative to A Levels. The Cambridge Technical provides a strong basis for progression to University, Apprenticeships or work and is recognised by universities for UCAS tariff points.
The Cambridge Technical in IT has been developed to meet the changing needs of the IT sector and prepare students for the challenges they will face in Higher Education or employment. Designed in collaboration with experts spanning the breadth of the sector such as Sheffield International Venues (SIV), The University of Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University, and local IT businesses, the Cambridge Technical in IT focuses on the skills, knowledge and understanding that today’s universities and employers demand. Students will practically apply their skills and knowledge in preparation for further study or the workplace.
Our leading employers in the IT and Computing sectors are offering exciting professional employer projects in Virtual and Augmented Reality, the Internet of Everything, Big Data Analytics, Games Design and Mobile Technology
Extended Certificate (1 A Level equivalent)
- Fundamentals of IT
- Global information
- Cyber Security
- Project Management
- Product development
Foundation Diploma (1.5 A Level equivalent) All Certificate Units and the following additional further units
- Systems analysis and design
- Virtual and augmented reality
Diploma (2 A Level equivalent)
- Computer Systems Hardware
- Big Data Analytics
- Social Media and Digital Marketing
Extended Diploma (3 A Level equivalent)
- Computer networks
- Mobile technology
- IT technical support
- Cognitive computing
- Enterprise computing
- Cloud technology
Grade 4 at GCSE in English and Maths and grade 4 in three other subjects
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Full details of the events and how to register are available on our website http://www.utcsheffield.org.uk.
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.