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BTEC National Certificate IT Practitioners (Networking) at University Academy Holbeach

Course description

Within this course students will learn how to utilise computer systems in an efficient and professional way. Students will develop an understanding of networking principles and learn how to design and create networks. Learning in a simulated commercial and industrial setting students will work with software packages to gain skills and experience which will be highly valued by future employers. Workshop troubleshooting exercises will develop reasoning and problem solving skills which can be applied to any situation and prepare students for the real problems they will encounter in the workplace.

The course consists of 12 different, highly motivating units:

  • Employability skills for ICT
  • Computer Systems
  • Communication Technologies
  • Principles of Computer Networks
  • IT Systems Analysis and Design
  • IT Technical Support
  • Website production and management
  • Computer animation

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact University Academy Holbeach directly.

Last updated date: 19 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years