Level 3 Extended Diploma

Exam Board


Pass Rate



100% Coursework

Entry Requirements

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About the Course

It is rare to find a setting without the sight of a computer, most of us carry small ones around in our pockets. So in today’s tech filled world, solid knowledge of Information and Communication Technology could not be more useful to aid you in your time here at Ashton and beyond.

Course Structure:

Mandatory Units
Communication and Employability Skills for IT, Computer Systems, Information Systems, Managing Networks, Computer Networks, Communication Technologies, IT Technical Support, IT Systems Troubleshooting and Repair.

Optional Units Available at Ashton Sixth Form College
Software Design & Development, Systems Analysis & Design, Event Driven Programming, Object Oriented Programming, Procedural Programming, Database Design, Client side customisation of Web Pages, Human Computer Interaction, Controlling Systems using IT, Maintaining Computer Systems, Website Production, Computer Games Platforms and Technology, Computer Game Design, Spreadsheet Modelling.