Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma / Extended Diploma Advanced Vocational Technical Award - Information TechnologyCampus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 01/09/2023Fees:
Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma / Extended Diploma Advanced Vocational Technical Award - Information TechnologyCampus: LimavadyType: Full TimeStart Date: 01/09/2023Fees:
Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma / Extended Diploma Advanced Vocational Technical Award - Information TechnologyCampus: StrabaneType: Full TimeStart Date: 01/09/2023Fees:
- Site location Limavady Main St Strabane Strand Road
- Data Modelling
- Digital Graphics
- Manage Information
- Web Site Development
- Mobile App Development
- Games Development
- Software Testing
- IT Services
- Information Technology Systems
- Creating Systems to Manage Information
- Using Social Media in Business
- IT Project Management
- Cyber Security and Incident Management
- IT Service Delivery
UK RequirementsLevel 2 Diploma in Information and Creative Technology and Essential Skill Numeracy & Literacy at Level 2; 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 placement within the programme. This will take place at the end of each academic year, approximately 4 weeks with a suitable employer and give you the skills to work in the real world after your qualification is complete.
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
My Apprenticeship is so varied. One day I'm fixing things, putting flanges and pipes together, and the next day I'm doing something completely different such as changing drives.Jack McLaughlin
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