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Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Harrow on the Hill Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

Entry Requirements

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

Course Content

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.

Study Methods

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

More Information

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.

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Harrow on the Hill Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00