Computing, Web and App Development Level 3
Learn and apply the skills and knowledge for an exciting career in mobile app and web development. It is one of the fastest growing areas in the computing and IT industry, such as in software development, web/content development, mobile apps design, games design, programming and IT/business analysis support.
The course is the first part of a two-year programme. In your first year, you will be studying for a Foundation Diploma and on successful completion, you can progress onto an Extended Diploma. Completion of the Extended Diploma is the equivalent to 3 A Levels.
You will be taught by tutors with a passion for computing and coding and who have years of experience in education and the industry. They will bring together theory and practice, so that you are able to develop high-level skills and knowledge and be creative as well as technically adept.
Industry visits and work experience will help you to expand your learning, and to understand how to apply what you learn to a range of business sectors.
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