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Computing Diploma Level 3 (incorporating Cybersecurity, Coding, Website and Games Development)

A fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in software development and computer games. 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.

Course Info

Level
Level 3 - Advanced
Subject Area
Computer Science & ICT
Course Type
16-19 Full-Time
Locations
Matthew Boulton College,
Sutton Coldfield College
Next Start Date
07/09/2020
Course Length
35 weeks

Entry Requirements

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.

Delivery and Assessment

This course is assessed through coursework and assignments.

Progression

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).