Level 3



35 weeks


Rush Green


Sep 2020


Adult 19+


Digital & IT

The course covers:

  • Communication and employability skills for IT
  • Computer systems
  • Software design & development
  • Communication technologies
  • System analysis & design
  • IT troubleshooting & repair
  • Event-driven programming
  • Developing computer games
  • Website production
  • Digital graphics

You'll complete coursework assignments covering theory and practical knowledge.

There are no formal assessments on this course.

You'll need to have completed a Level 2 qualification in ICT, Computing or Digital.

There's the opportunity for an overseas placement via the Erasmus+ programme.

You'll also work on a real 'live' project for local employers Aspire or 2Fix Solutions.

On completion of the Subsidiary Diploma you can move on to the Extended Diploma.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.