This two year course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge essential to work with the IT Sector. The course will enable you to qualify for a level 3 OCR Technical Diploma in IT together with a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Professional Competence.
Subjects studied will depend on the work-placement and may include:
Software Installation and Upgrade
Testing ICT Systems
ICT System Operation
Creating an Event-driven Computer Program
Develop Own Effectiveness and Professionalism
Health and Safety in ICT
Communication and Employability Skills for IT’
Interactive Media Authoring
You will also study Essential Skills to level 2 in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT unless exempt through GCSE grades C or above in Maths, English and ICT respectively. Placements are an integral part of this programme where you will gain valuable work experience. As a student you will spend a minimum of 12 hours a week in the College.