What courses can I do after this?
You have three progression routes:
- Level 2 qualification at The College
- Employment in IT Industry
- Apprenticeship training with opportunities for further part-time study
What jobs can I get?
The qualification opens up employment opportunities in a whole host of jobs in the industry, from forensic computing, IT Technician, IT security, web development to database administration.
To do this course you should have...
You will need to achieve GCSEs grades 3 - 2 (formerly D-E), including English and maths. Alternatively, successful completion of a Foundation Entry Level 3 qualification and have achieved an Entry Level 3 Functional Skill in English and maths.
What about work experience?
You will participate in 30 hours of work experience with a local IT company as part of this Study Programme.
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
There will be mandatory units that need to be completed as well as IT and Computing specific units and activities:
- Induction to Study (Award)
- Developing Personal Confidence & Self-Awareness (Award)
- Personal Career Planning
- Job Seeking Skills
- Understanding Your Pay
- Word Processing Software
- Spreadsheet Software
This course will be run at our Lansdowne, Bournemouth Campus. Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment.
More about the course
You’ll be based in Lansdowne. This is a very practical, hands-on programme, integrating new and emerging technologies.
During your course, you will have the opportunity to go on trips and to compete in competitions such as the WorldSkills Competition.
Highly qualified and experienced lecturers delivering you the knowledge and skills needed to progress onto your chosen career path.