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Computing at Entry 3 or Level 1 BTEC Diploma at Barking and Dagenham College

Course description

This qualification is designed for learners who are interested in using technology and working in IT in the future. The course gives you a broad introduction to the uses and applications of IT and digital devices. Learners will cover a variety of units including:- + Design Software - Learn how to create exciting images using design software + Desktop Publishing Software - Create brochures and leaflets +Imaging Software - Inputting, manipulation of imaging software tools + Using email to learn skills and techniques to use a range of email software tools + Presentation Software - Using range of presentation software tools and techniques to include images, animation and sound + Using Mobile Devices - Using your mobile to input/store and transfer data to another device + Using the Internet + Website Software - Using pre-set templates to create webpages using website software tools. +Improving Productivity Using IT - this will help you plan, evaluate and improve your procedures using IT tools +Optimising IT System Performance learning to maintain hardware and software +Audio Software - knowing how to use a range of basic audio software tools +Video Software - using a range of basic video software tools and techniques +Multimedia software - using a range of basic multimedia tools and techniques + Bespoke Software - creating animation software Learners are also expected to study literacy and numeracy to ensure they are able to progress The qualification aims to give you a practical hands-on approach to IT applications and devices.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barking and Dagenham College directly.

Last updated date: 12 February 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September