IT National Extended Diploma (Software Development) Level 3 at Sunderland College
If you enjoy creative thinking and developing imaginative solutions to complex problems or wish to progress to further education specialising in web design, software and App development and programming then this course is for you!
You will study 18 units over two years including topics such as:
Communication and employability skills for IT
Software design & development
Event driven programming
Controlling Systems Using IT
Systems Analysis and Design
You will need to have a standard of literacy and numeracy at Level 2 supported by the equivalent to four GCSEs at grade C or above including English. You will also need to demonstrate excellent IT skills and show a keen interest in software, web, and programming.
You will be taught using a range of teaching techniques including lectures, web 2.0 tools, group work, quizzes and collaboration via the latest technologies. You will complete projects set with an employer focus and gain valuable experience through realistic working environments.
You could specialise further in your chosen field of IT to a Higher Education degree course or progress to any of the very popular career routes in systems analysis, software development, animation, web authoring or Technical support specialisms.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sunderland College directly.