Certificate in Information Technology L3

Full Time · Computing & IT · Bishop Auckland Campus

Start Date:
05 September 2022
If you are aged 16 to 18 this course is free. Otherwise an Advanced Learner Loan is available.
Level 3
Taught at:
Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

This Level 3 course provides students the opportunity to learn the essential knowledge, skills and understating to progress into a variety of areas in the IT industry. It is an excellent springboard to employment in the digital/information technologies sector or to progress to university.

With the ever-developing digital landscape web design can combine with advanced skills to revolutionise websites with the involvement of augmented and virtual reality. This has applications in the tourism industry, for example enabling potential visitors to experience an attraction virtually before actually visiting.

Our brand-new digital technologies suite features:

• Bespoke gaming benches & corsair gaming chairs

• Custom built intel core 17 gaming PCs

• 28” 4K IPS 1ms gaming monitors

• Razer gaming keyboards & mice

• HTC hive pro virtual reality technology

• 86” smart interactive display boards

Course requirements

Minimum 4 GCSE’s at grades 9 - 4 (A* - C) or equivalent, including a C or above in Maths and English, or a Level 2 qualification in a relevant subject area.

What will I do?

The Level 3 will be taught over three days per week for one year.

What will it give me?

A national recognised qualification to enable you to look for employment or progress to university in relevant computing and digital technologies sectors.

Materials needed

Our new IT suites are equipped with state-of-the-art advanced technology equipment. Basic stationery is also required.

What can I do when I finish?

The Level 3, is a two-year, full time course that meets entry requirements in its own right for learners who want to progress to higher education courses in computing / digital technology areas before entering employment. It can also support learners who want to progress directly to employment in job roles in software and hardware development / technical / network support and higher-level degree courses.

What next?

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