BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in IT (Cloud Computing & Mobile App Development)

Level 1 Diploma
Course Overview

The qualification is designed to be studied over two years and carries UCAS tariff points. It fully meets entry requirements for progression to a degree course in IT and related areas such as: digital technology solutions, IT management for business, computer networks security or business computing and entrepreneurship.

Further Details

Course Location

Stretford Campus


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 2 Years



5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above which must include English language and maths.
Mobile Apps Development
Computer Games Development
Website Development
Digital Animation and Effects
Cloud Storage and Collaboration Tools
Customising and Integrating Applications
IT Systems (External assessment)
Manage Information (External assessment)
Social Media in Business
IT Project Management
Cyber Security (External assessment)
IT Service Delivery (External assessment)

This course carries UCAS tariff points equal in size to 3 A levels. It fully meets entry requirements for progression onto a degree course.

4 mandatory units are externally assessed. 9 optional units are internally assessed.

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

For learners 19+ years old, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

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