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Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Information Technology

Level 3
Full-Time
23/24
60175758
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Overview

This qualification is equivalent to 1 A ‘Level and is designed for learners who are interested in an introduction to the study of creating IT systems to manage and share information, alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not necessarily in IT.

You will study 4 units of which 3 are mandatory and of these 3, 2 are externally assessed, and 1 additional module from the 2 options listed – Data Modelling, Website Development. These modules are subject to variation depending on local needs.

Year One

  • Information Technology Systems (external)
  • Creating Systems to Manage Information (external)
  • Using Social Media in Business
  • Data Modelling
  • Website Development
  • These are subject to variation depending on local needs.

4 GCSE’s at grade C and above or equivalent.

External Assessment for 2 units and Internal assessment for 2 units.

Upon successful completion students may progress with sufficient UCAS points gained from this qualification and additional to:

Ulster University Foundation Degree in Science in Computing

Ulster University Foundation Degree in Science in Computing (HLA)

Foundation Degree in Cyber Security (Validated by The Open University)

Foundation Degree in Cyber Security (Validated by The Open University) (HLA)

Possible employment opportunities may include Administrator, IT Trainer, Programmer, Technical Advisor, Technical support, Web Developer.

3 Available Sessions

*The fees quoted are per annum and are payable for each year of the course’s duration.

Dungannon

Full-Time

P3758DF10A

Session Code

1 Year(s)

Duration

Further Education

Mode of Study

15.25

Hours per Week

34

Number of Weeks

Interview Required

23/24

Academic Year

01/09/2023

Start Date

Subject to Timetable

Day/s

martin.delaney@swc.ac.uk

Coordinator(s)

Total Annual Fee N/A

Total Concessionary Fee N/A

Full Fee Breakdown

**Concession Fee Breakdown

Fees Payable Each Year

**Am I eligible for concessionary fees?

Enniskillen

Full-Time

P3758EF10A

Session Code

1 Year(s)

Duration

Further Education

Mode of Study

15.25

Hours per Week

34

Number of Weeks

Interview Required

23/24

Academic Year

01/09/2023

Start Date

Subject to Timetable

Day/s

Fiona.Keenan@swc.ac.uk

Coordinator(s)

Total Annual Fee N/A

Total Concessionary Fee N/A

Full Fee Breakdown

**Concession Fee Breakdown

Fees Payable Each Year

**Am I eligible for concessionary fees?

Omagh

Full-Time

P3758OF10A

Session Code

1 Year(s)

Duration

Further Education

Mode of Study

15.25

Hours per Week

34

Number of Weeks

Interview Required

23/24

Academic Year

01/09/2023

Start Date

Subject to Timetable

Day/s

Michael-John.Gillen@swc.ac.uk

Coordinator(s)

Total Annual Fee N/A

Total Concessionary Fee N/A

Full Fee Breakdown

**Concession Fee Breakdown

Fees Payable Each Year

**Am I eligible for concessionary fees?

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