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ICT - Cambridge Tec Level 3 at Cordeaux Academy

Course description

This is a two-year course for those students wishing to gain the equivalent of 1 A-level and is a natural progression for those students who have already completed the OCR course at Level 2, as well as those new to the study of IT as an examined course. The Cambridge Technical provides opportunities for you to develop a range of skills, qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in working life, giving an insight into the IT industry. At Cordeaux Academy, we aim to offer the IT users route, allowing students to work with software programmes. There may be an opportunity to follow a technical support and networking route. You are asked to indicate your preference on the application form.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at Grades A*-C to include English. OR a Level 2 Diploma in ICT plus GCSE English at Grade C. OR a Level 2 Certificate in ICT plus 3 GCSEs including English at Grade C. You do not need to have studied ICT at Level 2 to undertake this qualification, but a good knowledge and keen interest is desirable.

Future opportunities

This qualification prepares students for employment as web designers, technical support and IT administrators, amongst others. Progression to a foundation degree, HND or degree in an IT based subject is possible with the correct combination of subjects.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cordeaux Academy directly.

Last updated date: 09 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years