Course Information


Pearson Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Information Technology

Pearson
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Cookstown
Week Starting: 23 September 2021
Day: Thursday
Time: 17:00–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 5
Total Hours: 135
Fee: 358
Reduced Fee: £257.00
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Krysia.McKenna@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 23 September 2021
Day: Thursday
Time: 17:00–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 5
Total Hours: 135
Fee: 358
Reduced Fee: £257.00
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Krysia.McKenna@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 23 September 2021
Day: Thursday
Time: 17:00–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 5
Total Hours: 135
Fee: 358
Reduced Fee: £257.00
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Fiona.Keenan@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 23 September 2021
Day: Thursday
Time: 17:00–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 5
Total Hours: 135
Fee: 358
Reduced Fee: £257.00
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Michael-John.Gillen@swc.ac.uk

Description

This qualification is equivalent to 1 A ‘Level and is designed for learners who are interested in an introduction to the study of creating IT systems to manage and share information, alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not necessarily in IT.

Additional Information

*The fees quoted are payable for each year.

Course Content

You will study 4 units of which 3 are mandatory and of these 3 2 are externally assessed, and 1 additional module from the 2 options listed – Data Modelling, Website Development. These modules are subject to variation depending on local needs._x000D_ Mandatory modules are: Information Technology Systems (external), Creating Systems to Manage Information (external), Using Social Media in Business_x000D_

Optional Modules

Data Modelling, Website Development – these are subject to variation depending on local needs.

Assessment Method

External Assessment for 2 units and Internal assessment for 2 units

Progression Opportunities

Upon successful completion students may progress to Foundation Degree with sufficient UCAS points gained from this qualification and additional._x000D_ _x000D_ Possible employment opportunities may include Administer, IT Trainer, Programmer, Technical Advisor, Technical support, Web Developer_x000D_

Entry Requirements

4 GCSE’s at grade C and above or equivalent.