Computing BTEC Level 3 at John Madejski Academy
The BTEC Level 3 qualification in Computing will provide students with a wide range of opportunities to develop their understanding of computer science principles, the fundamentals of computer systems and how to create secure IT systems. Within the qualification students will develop algorithmic thinking skills that will enable them to progress into the IT sector. In addition, students will have the opportunity to complete an optional unit that will enhance their understanding of a particular industry such as Apps development, Website Development or Managing and Supporting Systems.
This course will appeal to students that are interested in developing their technical understanding of computer systems and their role within the IT industry and other sectors. If you’re interested in developing your own computer game, apps or website, this
course could provide you with the fundamental skills to undertake these projects. In order to be successful in this qualification you will need to be able to:
- Think logically and systematically
- Research actively and methodically
- Construct technical drawings using appropriate software
By undertaking the BTEC Extended Certificate in Computing you will be able to allow you to undertake further study in a computing discipline at University or be able to work in the IT sector. Due to the nature of the qualification it can provide a wide range
of opportunities for other study such as:
Web programming and developing, Information management for business, CAD design, Business analyst, Games developer, Database administrator, Multimedia Programmer, Digital copywriter, Network engineer, Teaching.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Madejski Academy directly.