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.
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.