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Qualification name BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Information Technology
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Learning method Classroom based
Course type Free Courses for Jobs
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 9th September 2024
Cost £3,345.00
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Computing is designed to offer an in-depth experience of computing topics that will empower you to make informed choices about your future studies and career. Itcarries the same value as threeA-levels, with similar opportunities for university and employment.You will develop knowledge of information technology systems, how to create systems to manage information and how touse social media in business. You will also explore programming, web development, mobile apps development and games development.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

You should have five GCSEs at grade C (4) or above, including English Language and Maths.Alternatively you should have a BTEC First Level 2 at Merit grade or OCR National Level 2 at Merit grade. This will be discussed during yourinterview / enrolment.

View the key features of this course.

Information Technology SystemsCreating Systems to Manage InformationUsing Social Media in BusinessProgrammingWebsite DevelopmentMobile Apps DevelopmentComputer Games Development

Understand how the course will be delivered.

This course will be delivered on-site.

Find out what material you will need.

You may have to fund trips and visits in support of this qualification. Costs will be discussed during your induction period.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

Assessment is based80% on coursework via a range of assessment methods. You will be asked to complete written assignments, undertake presentations, prepare case studies and work on 'real projects'.20% of your marks will come from an external exam.

This qualification is intended to carry UCAS points and is recognised by higher educationproviders as meeting admission requirementsfor many relevant courses, for example a:BSc (Hons) in ITBSc (Hons) in Information Technology PractitionerBA (Hons) in Creative Digital MediaBSc (Hons) in Business Information SystemsSome university courses may require the achievement of specific units and students should always check the entry requirements for degree programmes with specific providers.You could a

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Name DERBY COLLEGE @ THE JOSEPH WRIGHT CENTRE
Address Cathedral Road
Derby
Derbyshire
DE1 3PA
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Email enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk
Phone 0800 028 0289
Website https://www.derby-college.ac.uk
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