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IT - Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Introductory Diploma in IT at Allerton Grange School

Course description

The qualification aims to develop your knowledge, undrstanding and skills of the principles of IT and Global Information Systems. You will gain and insight into the IT sector as you investigate the pace of technological change, IT infrastructure, and the flow of information on a global scale,  and the importance of legal security considerations. Designed in collaboration with experts spanning the breadth of the sector, the Level 3 Cambridge Technicals in IT focuses on the requirements that today's universities and employers demand.

Course content

Two compulsory exams and three optional units based on 1 of 4 possible pathways, from IT infrastructure Technician to Data Analyst.

Entry requirements

Applications are considered on an individual basis but subject areas have their own entry requirements. As a guide you will normally be expected to have achieved a minimum of the following:

Level 3 courses - a good range of GCSEs from grade 4 - 9 including a grade 4 in English and Maths or the equivalent at BTEC level.

Level 2 courses - 2 grade 3s at GCSE

Specific entry requirements for this course are as follows:

Grade 5 in English and Maths is essential. Note that it is not essential for you to have studied ICT at GCSE level to access this qualification.



Two externally assessed exams

1 Compulsory module, dependent on pathway

2 Optional units

All coursework unites are assess by school and moderated by the exam board

Financial information

No Cost

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: 11 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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