The world of IT is evolving at a rapid pace creating varied and exciting career opportunities.
This course has been designed to provide a broad educational basis for further education in the IT field enabling progression to higher education or for moving into employment within the computing and ICT sector by ensuring that you develop the skills, knowledge and understanding needed.
You will normally complete a 90 Credit Diploma in year one. Successful completion will allow you to progress to the Extended Diploma in year two which is equivalent to three A-levels.
To be successful in the IT industry you will need to be organised and methodical. You will need to come up with creative solutions as well being able to think in a logical and systematic way. As part of this course you will study a wide range of modules giving you a solid foundation for either further study or employment.
Future Career Opportunities:
Successful completion of this course and progression to a higher level programme could lead to a number of future career opportunities including: IT Technician, Web Designer, Database Administrator, Network Engineer, IT Consultant, Multimedia Programmer, Office Equipment Technician, Animator, E-learning Developer, Technical Support, Software Tester, Cyber Security.