Level 3 Diploma in Computing
The EUAAB Level 3 Diploma in Computing (EQF) is a popular qualification which allows candidates to demonstrate key transferrable study skills, mathematical understanding and applied IT competency, as well as an understanding of the essential concepts of computer programming.
Successful candidates will fulfil the main entry requirements for higher education courses or employment. Examples of higher education opportunities include, but are not limited to, progressing to university degrees in Software Engineering or Computer Science, Computer Networking Systems, Digital Media Technology, Computer Forensics and Security. Examples of employment opportunities include roles such as IT Helpdesk Professional, Data Entry Clerk, IT Support Technician and Computer Service and Repair Technician.
The Level 3 Diploma in Computing syllabus and assessment is suitable for students aged 16-19 as well as adult learners.
All units will be internally assessed by the delivering college. No units are assessed by examination in EUAAB qualifications. Student will need to show that they meet each of the assessment criteria detailed within each unit, to the required standard for the level of the unit.
Duration: Flexible (Approximately 1200 Hours)
Credit Value: Maximum 120 Credits
EXC3124: Principles of Computer Science
EXC3491: Communication Technologies
EXC3533: Introduction to Programming
EXC3010: Communication and Employability Skills for IT
EXC3652: Planning and Management of Computing Projects
EXC3689: IT Systems Security
EXC3788: Mathematical Techniques
EXC3795: Human-computer Interaction
EXC3880: Website Development
EXC3892: Web Application Development
EXC3923: Install, configure and upgrade ICT software
EXC3989: Impact of the Use of IT on Business Systems
Appropriate entry requirements to the level of study are in place to ensure that applicants who have the likelihood of completing the programme are accepted.
Students looking to enrol onto this course should meet the following criteria:
** Please note: EUAAB centres can offer Level 3 Certificate with 60 credits and 30 credits.
** A skills attainment letter is also provided by EUAAB on request.