Computing & IT is the basis of modern society and a growth sector with graduate starting salaries in the national top ten, and most jobs today require a good level of IT literacy.
Our courses range from introductory classes, to a full-time A Level in Computer Science and Level 2 and 3 diplomas, up to HNC and HND programmes, which focus on modern web and software development, networking and IT technologies. Our very popular A Level and Level 3 vocational courses include a wide range of units, providing students with a choice of progression pathways and career opportunities. Work experience and volunteering are key features in our courses and students can move into areas such as computer programming, web development, software and game development, business analysis, systems analysis, forensic computing, MIS and technician roles.
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Computing
Previous Institution: Oldbury Wells School
I have always had an interest in IT development and since studying at SCG that has only grown. I have been inspired when learning about digital graphics and that has decided my future career path. You’ll never get bored with the huge variety of areas that you cover, like business, security and game development.
IT Multimedia and Games BTEC (A Level Economics)
Previous school: Meole Brace School
You learn useful IT skills and good communication skills in this subject. The whole class is very supportive and has helped me maintain deadlines and kept me organised. I really enjoyed doing animation, it was adaptable to real world marketing.
IT Multimedia and Games BTEC (Photography, Computer Science)
Previous school: Shrewsbury Academy
ICT has always been a big interest for me and once I have completed College I will be going to University of Wolverhampton to study games development. My favourite focus has been programming – you can get involved and you learn loads of new techniques. This course teaches useful skills that you can take into a variety of career roles.
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