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ICT - Diploma at Childwall Sports & Science Academy

Course description

BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma or Diploma in ICT. This qualification requires the learner to study units which focus on particular aspects of employment within the ICT sector. For the full qualification students must achieve three core units and nine specialist units.

This course is broadly equivalent to one or two GCE A Levels for the subsidiary diploma and diploma award respectively. This course will develop competent ICT skills and a deeper understanding of computer systems. Students will develop the ability to conduct Independent learning and research skills.

Core Units:
* Communication and Employability skills for ICT
* Computer Systems
* Information Systems (Diploma Award only)

Entry requirements

Minimum of 5 A*- C grades (or equivalent) in 4 different subjects

GCSE Maths and English must be retaken if not at a C grade

It would also be advantageous to have GCSE ICT or equivalent but it is not essential.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Childwall Sports & Science Academy directly.

Last updated date: 18 May 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years