Computer Science BTEC Diploma Level 2 at Hugh Baird College
The course is a practical, work related course where you will learn by completing assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations. It will introduce you to your chosen employment area and provides a good basis to go on to a more advanced work related qualification.
The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade A-C if you do not already have these grades.
- The online world
- Technology systems
- Computing in the workplace
- Multimedia product developments
- Database development
- Web development
- Software systems development
- Digital animation
- Mobile app development
In order to qualify for this course, you will need:
- Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade D or above
- A relevant Level 1 qualification at Merit or above and be working towards GCSE Maths and English at grade A*- C
Entry to all courses are subject to a successful interview, a satisfactory reference from your school or employer and evidence that you will be a committed student.
16 - 18 Years: Free
- Systems Analyst
- Web Developer
- IT Project Manager
- Games Developer
- Systems Developer
- IT Technician
- Network Administrator
If you are aged 16-19, this qualification will form a substantial part of your study programme. The study programme has been designed to ensure that young people are fully equipped and ready to move on to the world of work or higher level courses. In addition to your main qualification, will you also get the opportunity to undertake relevant and CV bolstering work experience out in your chosen industry. You will also be supported through maths and English qualifications.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hugh Baird College directly.