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Level 3 in Information Technology

60P230/AP-2223
  1. CampusMaidstone
  2. Course Length2 Years
  3. Type of CourseFull Time
  4. Week Commencing05-09-2022
  5. Annual Fee£3345

Course Full

Applications for this programme are now closed for 22/23. If you would like any advice or guidance, please contact our Careers team on 01634 383636.

The Details

Boost your IT skills by enrolling on this advanced course, which covers a range of subject areas including software design, animation, computer games, website production, digital graphics and much more.

MidKent College is a CISCO Networking Academy Partner, which at the Medway Campus allows us to deliver a range of accredited courses including IT Essentials, Discovery 1 and Discovery 2. These will prepare you to take certifications such as CCENT and CompTIA A+, both of which are widely recognised as an indication of suitability for employment or higher education.

At the Maidstone Campus we have developed a course that emphasises both technical skills (supported by our new practical lab) and creative skills based on graphical, web and programming units.

Other Important Info

  • Most of your work will be computer-based but there will be a mixture of theory and practical sessions
  • You will be continuously assessed throughout the course, with your final grade dependent on the total number of points accrued for the individual units
  • This is a study programme which includes English, maths and work experience in addition to your main programme

    Future Prospects

    The level 3 Diploma prepares you for employment in IT, administration or commerce, as well as progression to higher education such as the Foundation Degree/HND in Computing and IT.

    Entry Requirements

    Five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English and maths at grade C/4 or above.

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1105 careers interviews in 2020-2021! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Jack Box-Hussey

      I chose MidKent College as I think it’s the best local college to me. I’ve really enjoyed the programme so far and the facilities are much better than I expected. The tutors are really nice as well and really help you settle into College. My favourite part of the programme so far has been social media in business, it’s ...