BTEC Nationals Computing (2016 and 2017)

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Extended Certificate 

  • First teach: September 2016
  • External assessment from: 2018
  • Performance tables (England): Applied General (2018)

Applied General

 

  • Designed as a one-year full-time course or a full two-year programme when studied alongside further Level 3 qualifications.
  • Supports further progression in creative media education, to an Apprenticeship or entry level employment in the IT sector.

 

Specification

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Computing
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Guide

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Extended Diploma

  • First teach: September 2016
  • External assessment from: 2018
  • Performance tables (England): Applied General (2018)

Applied General

  • Designed as a one-year full-time course or a full two-year programme when studied alongside further Level 3 qualifications.
  • Supports further progression in creative media education, to an Apprenticeship or entry level employment in the IT sector.

Specification

Specification - Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Computing
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Guide

BTEC Track Record
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Foundation Diploma 

  • First teach: September 2016
  • External assessment from: 2018
  • Performance tables (England): Applied General (2018)

Applied General

  • Designed as a one-year full-time course or a full two-year programme when studied alongside further Level 3 qualifications.
  • Supports further progression in creative media education, to an Apprenticeship or entry level employment in the IT sector.

Specification

Specification - Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Computing
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Guide

BTEC Track Record
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Diploma (Tech level)

  • In depth study for learners committed to their study of Computing alongside other qualifications.
  • Supports progression to higher education and employment when combined with other Level 3 subjects
 

Specification

Specification - Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diplomas in Computer Science
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Guide

Guide
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Certificate 

  • First teach: September 2017
  • External assessment from: 2018
  • Performance tables (England): Applied General (2019)

Applied General

  • Designed as a one-year full-time course or a full two-year programme when studied alongside further Level 3 qualifications.
  • Supports further progression in creative media education, to an Apprenticeship or entry level employment in the IT sector.

Specification

Specification - BTEC National Certificate in Computing level 3
Download PDF | 1.9 MB

Guide

Guide
Download PDF | 3.1 MB

Diploma 

  • First teach: September 2017
  • External assessment from: 2018
  • Performance tables (England): Applied General (2019)

Applied General

  • Designed as a one-year full-time course or a full two-year programme when studied alongside further Level 3 qualifications.
  • Supports further progression in creative media education, to an Apprenticeship or entry level employment in the IT sector.

Specification

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Computing
Download PDF | 1.5 MB
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