Course Code603/0455/8 (Nat Dip) 603/0454/6 (Ext Dip)
Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/Extended Diploma in Information TechnologyCampus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 06/09/2021
Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/Extended Diploma in Information TechnologyCampus: LimavadyType: Full TimeStart Date: 06/09/2021
Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/Extended Diploma in Information TechnologyCampus: StrabaneType: Full TimeStart Date: 06/09/2021
- Site location Limavady Main St Strabane Strand Road
- Information Technology Systems
- Creating Systems to Manage Information
- Using Social Media in Business
- IT Project Management
- Cyber Security and Incident Management
- IT Service Delivery
- Data Modelling
- Website Development
- Mobile Apps Development
- Computer Games Development
- Software Testing
- Digital 2D and 3D Graphics
UK RequirementsLevel 2 Diploma in Information and Creative Technology; OR 4 GCSEs (Grade C or above) to include English and Maths.Attendance at an information session is advised but not mandatory.
ROI Requirements4 OLCs (Grade 05 or above) to include English and Maths OR Leaving Cert Applied – Merit. Attendance at an information session is advised but not mandatory.
You will also be provided with an opportunity to apply for a place on the North West Regional College Career Ready UK programme which provides Intern Placement opportunities.
Further StudyThis course can enable students to progress to the Foundation Degree in Software Engineering or Foundation Degree in Information Technologies delivered at NWRC, subject to entry requirements being met. Past successful students have progressed to degree programmes at Ulster University, Queens - Belfast and other computing related degree programmes.
Career ProspectsPotential careers:•Computer Games Designer•Computer Hardware Engineer•Database Administrator•Interactive Media Designer•IT Product Developer•IT Trainer•Network Manager•Software Developer/ Programmer•Systems Analyst•Technical Support Person•Web Designer/ Developer
I now have the opportunity to progress to University and achieve my chosen degree in only two years due to the preparation I received here at NWRC.Jordan Downey
The College gave me so many amazing opportunities, such as competing at the 'Worldskills' Finals in Russia!Declan Porter