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Computing/ICT - Entry Level 3 Vocational Studies - IT at Wakefield College

Course description

This programme is aimed at developing your skills in IT, digital imaging and business administration and Travel.  You will learn many new skills which are vital in gaining employment in any of these areas.

Course content

You will study many interesting and exciting subjects including:  Using the Internet, Using Mobile Devices, Team Working, Using a Computer in Business, Planning and Participating in an Event/Visit, Creating Digital Images and Researching a Tourist Destination.  You will also develop skills in all Microsoft Office Software including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Publisher as well as learning how to use everyday essential office equipment.

Entry requirements

GCSEs at E-G (new grade 3-1) or below in English and Maths


You will be assessed throughout the year using written Assignments and practical observations/tasks.

Financial information

Tuition and certification are free if you are aged 16-18. Related additional costs may include materials, equipment, visits, and residentials, which are payable by all students.
Any student registered with an Awarding Body who has been given free entry and subsequently withdraws or is withdrawn by a tutor will incur the certification fee associated with the course. Any re-sit examination will incur a cost.
Different fees apply to international/overseas students and those studying this qualification as a standalone course

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Further information

Please contact the Course Leader, John Kelly on 01924 789159.

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: 20 February 2018
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