IT Systems and Principles for IT Professionals - Fast Track to Degree
Course Code: IF1FE25
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Set on a career in the fast-moving world of computing and ICT/IT? This is the course for you.
- software development
- networking principles
- testing and maintaining Information and Communications Technology (ICT) systems
- ICT repair centre procedure
- internet technologies
- windows server administration fundamentals.
This course will prepare you for working or studying further in Computing and Digital Technologies.
You will also learn to work as part of a team and to feel confident about your ability to work in the ICT industry.
This course is ideal for those who want a solid introduction to industry techniques ready for entry-level roles - or as a fast-track study programme getting you ready for one of our Computing and Digital Technologies degree programmes the following September.
Previous experience and motivation to complete course are more important than qualifications.
Teaching and Learning Methods
Teaching and learning differs for each module, with practical units culminating in a product creation assignment.
Initially, we will support you by way of demonstrations and walkthroughs; as you progress through the course, we will encourage you to be work on your own initiative and in groups.
Teaching is delivered by subject specialists, who draw from a vast amount of industry experience to support you in developing the skills needed in your future career. You will also have access to cutting-edge facilities and resources throughout your course.
Total contact time is 12 hours per week normally over 2 days. Additional time will be required for maths and English.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Read our tuition fees guide.