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Computer Science (Cloud Computing, Web & Game) Diploma Level 3

Level 3 - Advanced

Computer Science (Cloud Computing, Web & Game) Diploma Level 3

This course focuses on the creative processes involved in developing computer games, business issues around the games industry and the technical software development skills required to convert a game concept into reality.  The course equips students with a range of transferrable skills unlocking opportunities for further study at university.

Key skills you will learn;

  • SQL (Programming Language)
  • JavaScript (Programming Language)
  • Agile Methodology
  • C# (Programming Language)
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • .NET Framework
  • HyperText Markup Language (HTML)
  • Java (Programming Language)
  • Software Development
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Amazon Web Services
  • PHP (Scripting Language)
  • Application Programming Interface (API)



Sutton Coldfield College



* Courses are free for 16-18s. Students aged 19 or over could be charged fees and is subject to a fee assessment. Learners on benefits in the majority of cases courses are also free. Fee assessments are completed at enrolment.

Course Length: 35 Weeks

5 GCSEs at grades A* to C / 4 -9  including English Language or a Level 2 IT qualification at Distinction grade including mathematics at grade C.

Prior Knowledge of games development or modification is not essential but beneficial.

This course is assessed through coursework and assignments.

Students undertaking this programme should plan to progress to university to study a computing-related degree or into related employment. The course is equivalent to three A Levels (A* to E).

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