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OCR Level 3 Cambridge Technical in ICT at Chelmer Valley High School

Course description

Lessons are personalised and interactive. We aim to make it fun by using video, group discussions and invite industry speakers to share their journey to success in ICT-related careers such as website designers, graphic designers or computer solutions architect. Students are also invited to test new software and help choose suitable software to support their learning.


Course content

The Certificate focuses on developing your Communication and Employability skills in IT, how information systems work and the third module is on understanding mobile technology.  In the Introductory Diploma you will learn about: Developing Programming Solutions, Networked Systems Security and Spreadsheet Modelling. 


You will be internally assessed for all modules which will then be externally moderated by a Visiting Moderator. Some modules will involve discussion with a professional in the specific area or school visits to visit the IT environment work place.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chelmer Valley High School directly.

Last updated date: 11 May 2015
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Key information

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


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    • From Chelmsford:

      • From Chelmsford Town Centre, take Broomfield Road, following signs to Broomfield Hospital.
      • You will join Main Road (B1008).
      • Turn Left, into Court Road.
      • Follow Court Road, carrying straight on just before the bend.
      • You have arrived and should see the school's sign.


      From Braintree:

      • Take the A131 following signs to Broomfield Hospital.
      • At roundabout with A130, take the B1008 past The Walthams.
      • Follow B1008.
      • Turn right into Hospital Approach, at the roundabout near the Hospital.
      • Take first left into Court Road, and follow until you see the Chelmer Valley sign.


      Bus Services available:

      • From Chelmsford 42, 352 & 33
      • From Braintree 70 & 352
      • From Dunmow 33
      • Please note the no. 352 has a limited service.