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Computing and Office Technologies

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Choosing a computing or administration course at Nottingham College will help you gain the right skills to open up a career in the exciting and everchanging IT sector.

Whatever your existing knowledge and skills in IT and office technology, we’ve got a course that’s right for you.

Our IT courses will help prepare you for a career in computing and office technologies. You can study a range of topics, from the basics of IT through to networking, systems support and software development. You could get the chance to build your own computer and work with robotics and programming.

We offer courses from the Level 1 linked with business right up to university level courses in systems development.

Our Level 3 programmes offer you a great route into higher education or employment in a variety of exciting roles in IT and office technologies.

Levels

We offer a range of computing and IT courses at Nottingham College, ranging from beginners to university level and even apprenticeships.

Careers in Computing and IT

The rise of digital technology shows no signs of slowing down, so there’s no better time to start developing the skills that could lead to exciting careers all over the world.

If you’d like to specialise in software development or design the next big computer game, we can help you along your way.

Did you know?

  • The average salary for a computer professional is £31,000.

Not sure what you'd like to study?

Are you interested in Computing and Office Technologies but not sure which course is right for you? You can receive Careers Advice before you decide which course is best for you! Apply through our Application Portal using the link below and our Careers Advisors will help you find the perfect course that's suited to you!

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IT Users (Level 1) - Full-time

If you want to develop the skills and personal qualities needed to work in IT and to help you achieve your full potential, then this course is for you.

IT for Improvers - Part-time

This is a follow on course from the IT for Beginners.

A Level Computer Science

If you like solving problems and have got a mathematical brain, an A Level in Computer Science may be for you.

Administration (Level 4) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’re looking for a qualification to support you into a more senior role in business administration.

IT Digital Technologies (Network and Infrastructure) (Level 2) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you want a course that can give you a range of technical skills and knowledge that will equip you to either go into employment or to enter a higher level course.

Improve your English using IT - Part-time

If English is not your first language this course is a great way to build your confidence.

CCNA Connecting Networks - Part-time

Achieve an industry standard qualification required by most networking employers.

CCNA LAN Switching and Wireless Networks - Part-time

This course will provide you with a theoretical and practical approach to designing and implementing a converged switch network.

CCNA Routing and Switching Essentials - Part-time

Achieve an industry standard qualification required by most networking employers.

CCNA Network Fundamentals - Part-time

This course will provide you with a theoretical and practical approach to communications in data networks.

eBay for Beginners - Part-time

This course will get you started by introducing you to the world of eBay and how best to use it. Taking you through the range of options, you’ll be welcomed into a world that you may have always wondered about…

Computing for Improvers - Part-time

This course is ideal if you are a beginner in computing and need to improve your skills in the basics of computing.

Introduction to IT - Part-time

This course is aimed at those who have little or no computer experience.

IT - Technologies (Level 4) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’d like an advanced qualification and lots of practical experience to help towards a more senior role in the IT industry.

Introduction to Microsoft Office - Part-time

This course is for those that are comfortable using a keyboard and mouse and wish to learn the basics of Word and Excel.

Microsoft Units: Word Processing (Level 1) - Part-time

This course consolidates existing knowledge of Microsoft Word.

Microsoft Units: Spreadsheets (Level 1) - Part-time

This course consolidates knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

ICT Systems Support (Level 3) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you want to pursue a career in networking, computer hardware systems and in support role.

Computing for Beginners - Part-time

This is an excellent introduction to using a computer including word processing, internet and email.

Microsoft Units: Databases (Level 1) - Part-time

This course consolidates existing knowledge of Microsoft Access.

Internet and Email - Part-time

This course is ideal if you have basic computing skills and want to learn more about using the internet and email.

Administration (Level 1) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’re looking for a first step in general business and administration and you’re looking for a blend of practical and business theory skills to help you progress.

Administration (Level 2) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’re looking for a career-related (vocational) course that will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge you’ll need to work in an office environment.

Administration (Level 3) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’re looking for a vocational course that will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge that are needed for employment in an office environment.

IT User Skills (IT and Business) (Level 1) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you want to develop valuable skills and knowledge across IT and general business, so you can go on to further study or even a job in IT or business.

IT (Level 3 Extended Diploma) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’d like to pursue a career in IT, with an emphasis on gaining the right qualification to apply to university.

IT (Level 3 National Diploma) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you want a course that can help you on the path towards gaining a career in computer technical support and will give you more advanced knowledge.

IT User Skills (Level 2) - Full-time

This course is perfect if you’d like a career in IT and you’re interested in learning more about the industry and the skills you’ll need to succeed within it.

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