Course details

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Qualification name BTEC National Extended Certificate in Computing
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 13th September 2022
Cost £2,583.00
Cost description 16-18 Funded and First Full L3 for 19-23 or Adult learner loans
Attendance pattern Daytime

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16-18 Year Old Learners

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Five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English language & maths. Level 2 computer science is also preferred.

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The modules have been designed to provide the knowledge & skills for dealing with cyber security issues & how to work with others to combat them.

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Modules on this course include: Fundamental principles of computing Communication technologies Developing & maintaining computer networks Network threats & vulnerabilities Building computer systems IT systems security Managing & supporting systems Virtualisation Programmable devices & controllers Computer forensics Networking operating systems Planning & management of computing

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Exam, Practical assignment, Coursework, Live client brief

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to progress into junior employment opportunities or pursue your studies further on an HNC/HND or degree level pathway.

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Name Chesterfield College
Address Infirmary Road
S41 7NG
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Phone 01246 500500

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