Level 3 Applied IT at Keighley College
The course is ideal in giving you an insight into the various career options in IT. You will have the opportunity to study new skills in areas such as Hardware & Software Installation and Maintenance, Games Design and Development, Database Design, Graphics, Web Design and other units that will prepare you for employment or apprenticeships in a variety of areas of the IT industry, or enable you to apply for Degree level education.
You will study 6 units throughout each year from the ones listed below:
Organisational System Security
IT Systems Troubleshooting and Repair
IT Technical Support
Computer Games Design
Developing Computer Games
Installation and Upgrading Software
A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above; to include both Maths and English Language at Grade 4 (or equivalent). A Level 2 NVQ or Level 2 Diploma at Merit Grade; with both Maths and English at Level 2. A Higher Diploma (equivalent to 7 GCSEs at Grades 4-9); consideration will be given to those who achieve the Principal Learning on the Higher Diploma and have other L2 qualifications to support their entry. You will be placed on the course that matches your qualifications at interview.
All the programme units are assignment based (both practical and written).
Successful completion of this course will lead to the award of a BTEC Level 3 60 Credit Certificate in IT.
We will support you in UCAS applications and progression to work.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Keighley College directly.