4 x GCSEs grade 9-4 (grade A- C) including English or maths, or a Level 2 qualification at merit/pass with GCSE English or maths at grade 9-4 (grade A- C).
Who is the course for
This course is well suited to people who wish to use computers creatively and enjoy problem solving. The course is entirely portfolio based so there are no external exams
The course introduces you to the fundamentals of computer systems and you will develop a range of software skills including creating spreadsheets, designing websites, information systems, networking and employability skills.
All full time students will have a personal tutor who will monitor your progress on the course & be your first line of support.
Students will be taught through a variety of classroom activities and homework
How is the course assessed
All of your work will be assessed through portfolios
Where next - Further Studies
BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma course is equivalent to 1 A-Level. It can lead to the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in IT.
Where next - Job Opportunities
This course can lead to a variety of jobs including web development, technical support and software engineer
Access to a computer, paper, pens, 1 folder for each unit, a USB memory stick There will be a charge for essiential course materials such as text books Pen, lined paper - be prepared to write. You must also bring with you your ID card, Learning Agreement and timetable
How to Apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
- Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
- Post - if you would prefer to submit a paper form please click here to download a copy. Please fill it out and return it to: Admissions, Harrow College, Lowlands Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3AQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.