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Software Engineering Level 3 Diploma at Middlesbrough College

Course description

This course is aimed at anyone with a desire to become a programmer and will include learning new programming languages (Including android mobile & tablet app development) and web technologies designed to be used in applications, websites or manufacturing processes.

Course content

Unit 1: Communications and Employability Skills for IT (60 GLH) Unit 2: Computer Systems (60 GLH) Unit 23 - Human Computer Interaction (60 GLH) Unit 6 - Software Design and Development (60 GLH) Unit 11 - Systems Analysis and Design (60 GLH) Unit 14 - Event Driven Programming (60 GLH) Unit 16 - Procedural Programming (60 GLH) Unit 20 - Client Side Customisation of Web Pages (60 GLH) Unit 28 - Website Production (60 GLH) If successful a second year can be included to convert to an Extended Diploma. The units will include: Unit 1: Communications and Employability Skills for IT (60 GLH) Unit 2: Computer Systems (60 GLH) Unit 23 - Human Computer Interaction (60 GLH) Unit 6 - Software Design and Development (60 GLH) Unit 11 - Systems Analysis and Design (60 GLH) Unit 14 - Event Driven Programming (60 GLH) Unit 16 - Procedural Programming (60 GLH) Unit 20 - Client Side Customisation of Web Pages (60 GLH) Unit 28 - Website Production (60 GLH)

Entry requirements

Four GCSE’s graded A - C including English and Maths. Alternatively a Level 2 BTEC in a Computer Science discipline with a MERIT grade and Level 2 in English & Maths (or equivalent). "If you do not have a Grade A to C in English and/or Maths, you will be required to continue studying these subjects as part of your Study Programme."

Assessment

A portfolio of assessed work will be produced via set assignments and practical work.

Future opportunities

Upon completion of this course university courses can be accessed as well as apprenticeships and employment. The College Careers Service is available to all our students. We can help you when deciding which course or option you wish to take. During your course we ensure you develop employability skills and gain relevant experience. We provide information, advice and support when completing your course and progressing to work or going into higher education. When applying for University we can provide support with the UCAS application and Student Finance.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 12 April 2016
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