Access to IT and Product Design at Newham College of Further Education
The course will help you develop a deeper understanding of IT combined with some engineering units. It will give you an insight into the methods and practices of IT in industry, and will extend the practical skills you gained at level 2. You will learn additional techniques of using industry standard software, as well as other hands on skills that will help to prepare you for future employment within the industry you are training for. The course is taught in a variety of ways, which include practical sessions, assignments and group work. You will be continually assessed throughout the year
You will require a Pre Access qualification and you must be at least 19 years old. If you do not have formal qualifications for entry, you will need to demonstrate the commitment and enthusiasm to study at level 3, in addition to demonstrating level 2 ability in communications and numeracy.
You will be able to progress to a HND, Foundation Degree or an Honours Degree course in IT related subjects. On completion of your course you will receive a profile of credits that will reflect your suitability for your chosen HND or degree course.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newham College of Further Education directly.