Level 3 - BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Computing

Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology

What will you be working towards?

Code W04SPL3ICT101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course is designed for students who want to progress into the digital industry. You will begin to gain specialist knowledge and skills to support your progression into employment or further study.

You will have opportunities to use a variety of digital technologies and participate in a range of live projects with local businesses.


Year 1
  • Principles of Computer Science
  • Fundamentals of Computer Systems
  • IT security and Encryption
  • Business application of social media
  • Games Development
  • Website Development
Year 2
  • Planning and Managing computer Projects
  • Software design and development
  • Impact of computing
+ 3 units to be discussed with year 1 group.

How will it be delivered?

Your courses assessments may include:
  • Exams for 2 Units Each Year
  • Assignments

Your next steps...

  • HNC/HND in Computing
  • Foundation Degree in Games Development
  • BSc (Hons) in Computing and Systems Development