Level 3 Extended Diploma in Information Technology (IT) at Andover College
This is a two year full time course delivering effective training in IT and computing, including the development of practical skills necessary to pursue a career within system support or software development. The course offers a balance of system support and software development within IT allowing practical understanding of how industry works, whilst supported by IT. In addition to technical skills, learners will also develop the ability to communicate and present themselves effectively within this industry. The department offers the most up-to-date software, preparing the learners for the requirements of the workplace.
A successful student will make a commitment to produce work to a high standard and develop strong computer and problem solving skills, and will also show evidence of an interest in the IT/Computing Business. They will be expected to work independently outside of class and use different techniques to produce assignment work.
The department is a Microsoft and CISCO approved academy, allowing learners access to the most up-to-date software. Learners will have the opportunity to focus their learning on either system support or software development. Assessment of work will take place through a variety of differing ways such as video, verbal, practical exercise and presentations; not forgetting the written word!
Five GCSEs at A* – C including Maths and English or a Distinction at a relevant Level 2 BTEC Diploma.Interview Required: Yes
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Andover College directly.