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Information Technology Diploma Level 3 (incorporating Cybersecurity, Multimedia and Website Development)

The programme is a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in general IT qualifications. This course focuses on all of the skills required to move in to careers in the IT industry in a wide range of disciplines. The course also prepares students for a range of university courses in IT related degrees.

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)

Course Info

Level 3 - Advanced
Subject Area
Computer Science & ICT
Course Type
16-19 Full-Time
Course Length
36 weeks

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at grades A* to C or 4 – 9 including English or mathematics or a Level 2 IT qualification at Merit grade including English or mathematics at grade C or 4.

Delivery and Assessment

Ongoing assessment of coursework and assignments, external examinations and externally set tasks.


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

Career Opportunities

  • Information technology and telecommunications directors Web design and development IT specialist managers Information technology and telecommunications professionals IT project and programme managers IT operations technicians IT business analysts
  • architects and systems designers Programmers and software development professionals