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IT Level 3 Diploma (90 Credit) at Aylesbury College

Course description

This course is ideal for those aged 16-18 although anyone aged 19 or over (and anyone with programming experience) will be considered. This course is designed to provide professional training and skills in IT and to maximise your prospects of career development.

Course content

This course covers practical skills, as well as the underpinning knowledge and understanding you will need to progress in the industry. The programme is jointly developed by IT specialists and IT educators, so it is both industry focused and up-to-date.


Example modules Software Design and Development Systems Analysis and Design Managing Networks Communication Technologies


Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at C or above including English and/or Maths, or a full Level 2 qualification at Merit grade or above


You will undertake continuous assignments, which may be presented in a variety of ways including projects, written work and group presentations.

Financial information

A £50 fee will be payable on enrolment for a programme of trips that will be arranged throughout the academic year.

Future opportunities

The course offers an established route into Higher Education and is a good second stage for those seeking a career in technical or customer support, computer systems sales and marketing, all levels of programming, systems analysis and design and software.

This course leads to careers in Programming as a Software Engineer or Database Administrator, a Website Designer, a Network Specialist or a Software/Hardware Technician.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aylesbury College directly.

Last updated date: 21 January 2016

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