Foundation Diploma in Information Systems - Level 3


1. Qualification details

Qualification name BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Information Technology
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course webpage https://www.derby-college.ac.uk
Course type Full time
Course start date 01 August 2020
Instruction language English
Price £4,290.00
Additional price description Price based on tuition fee and exam fee
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Not known

2. Course description

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.

3. Entry requirements

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.

4. Equipment required

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

5. Assessment method

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.

6. Venue

Name DERBY COLLEGE @ THE JOSEPH WRIGHT CENTRE
Address Cathedral Road
Derbyshire
DE1 3PA
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Email enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk
Phone 0800 028 0289
Fax 01332 510548
Website http://www.derby-college.ac.uk

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