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Computing BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma at Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

In this course you will work towards gaining a nationally recognised vocationally foundation diploma in computing. This qualification will enable you to enter the computing industry or progress to the next stage of your academic studies in computingAmong the many student benefits you will:

  • work co-operatively and manage projects
  • develop personal learning and thinking skills
  • provide quality ICT-based solutions to a range of problems
  • develop an awareness of developments in technology.


Written exams
Unit 1 & Unit 2 set and marked by Pearson.

Assignment set and marked by Pearson
Programme team creates assignment brief and students carry out set tasks, creating evidence to support work-related scenario. 

Future opportunities

Computer science is everywhere! Students who choose this course may choose to move into employment in the field or to study computer science or a related subject at University or College. In an increasingly technological world the skills you learn on this course will help you to move forward and challenge yourself to develop your skills in an ever-changing world.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 09 November 2016

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