Level 3 (BTEC) Computing with Web, App and Data Technology (Extended Diploma)
This exciting new Level 3 course from Pearson gives you the opportunity to study the hottest subject currently in the world of technology.
Do your future aspirations include seeing yourself working in cyber security or perhaps developing the latest app for use over different platforms or the languages used in website development? Then this course can set you on your path to your dreams.
Come back for the second year to develop further skills and knowledge in Cyber Security and Incident Management. Learn how to manage computing projects and analyse big data.
Through a combination of external, internal and synoptic assessment, you will study both mandatory and optional units. There are opportunities to take part in national competitions, go on trips to the Space Centre, Computer Museum and BBC. Have the opportunity to take part in work placements in Ireland and further abroad such as Spain.
Due to the current COVID-19 situation and with health and safety of our students as a priority, we have redesigned this course to include a mixture of classroom-based and online learning.
What areas will I study?
Through a combination of external, internal and synoptic assessment, you will study both mandatory and optional units including:
- Using social media in business
- Website development
- Mobile apps development
- Computer games development
- Data modelling
- Information technology systems
- Creating systems to manage information
Second year unit to include:
- Cyber security