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FT Registration Fee - £30.00
Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study.
Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.
This course offers you the opportunity to study computing from both theoretical and practical applications. You will gain the knowledge and experience required, enabling you to support and maintain computer systems.
You will require 4 GCSEs at grades A*- D including English and Maths or a Welsh Baccalaureate with a Level 1 Information Technology or related vocational area qualification.
You will be invited to attend an interview and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy to establish any support required.
What will I study?
You will study units such as: Communicating in the IT Industry; Digital Portfolio, Developing Mobile Apps, Maintaining Computer Hardware, Computational Thinking; Multimedia Products, Software Development and Database Systems (Nantgarw only) Automated Computer Systems (Ystrad Mynach only).
How will I be assessed?
Evidence for assessment may be generated through a range of diverse activities including assignments, role play and oral presentation. There will be formal examinations for some units
Career Opportunities and Progression
On completion of the course you will gain the skills required for employment. With further training or study, you can progress into careers such as: End User Support Technician, Trainee IT Support Officer or Technician.
The course is a good grounding for progression to the Level 3 Diploma in Information Technology and Telecoms with Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced and other Level 3 and AS and A2 courses
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