Computing BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate / Extended Diploma - Westminster Kingsway College

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Computing BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate / Extended Diploma

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Course Title Computing BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate / Extended Diploma
Start Date 4th September 2017
Location Victoria
Duration 2 years
Attendance Monday to Friday, 16 hours per week
Fees Fee details on enquiry. All learners are fee-assessed at enrolment
All fees will be confirmed when you enrol onto your course. All students are fee assessed at enrolment

Course Content

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Short Description
Digital computing and creative industries continue to be a major growth areas in the UK, particularly in London. The UK is one of the most digital nations in the world, with the tech industry contributing over £91bn to the UK economy. It expects the opportunities in the digital workforce to grow by approximately 40 per cent by 2030, and nearly 750,000 additional workers will be required by 2017 alone, thus studying in this sector can open doors to a sustainable occupation.
This 2 year study programme is the equivalent to three A levels, it is designed to give learners the knowledge, understanding, including the soft and hard skills required for those seeking an occupation in this continually changing sector. Subjects you will study will include, Human Computer Interaction, Computer Networks, Software & Web Design, Developing Computer Games, Digital Graphics, Controlling Systems, Business Applications of Social Media, Principles of Computer Science, The Impact of Computing.
All learners will be required to build a portfolio of work, and additionally engage in work experience, including industry led projects with sector employers. Our programme will also include tutorials, trips, visits and enrichment activities.
 
Access Method
The course offers a combination of assessment styles; written examinations, controlled assessments and coursework assignments.
Progression
Progression to higher level study or into employment
All fees will be confirmed when you enrol onto your course. All students are fee assessed at enrolment

Entry Requirements

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Entry Requirement
Four GCSEs at grade C or above, or an equivalent Level 2 qualification at grade Merit or above with Functional Skills Maths and English at Level 2 and a good reference. If you do not already have qualifications in English and Maths you will need to do a short test.
All fees will be confirmed when you enrol onto your course. All students are fee assessed at enrolment

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