Computing & IT Courses

Pick up the skills you need to succeed in Computing & IT here at Oaklands.


Are you thinking about a career in IT or would like to gain an understanding of the role computers play within business? If so, why not start with one of our courses?

Working in today’s challenging and fast-paced IT environment, and being able to adapt to the changing world requires you to have a wide range of skills. If you are looking to embark on a career in IT then look no further.

If you aren’t sure how to achieve your career goals then why not try our new Career Toolkit. If you get stuck, don’t worry, help is at hand just call us on 01727 737000.

BTEC L3 Extended Diploma in IT (Games Design) 16/17-DP3ITA1F/1

This specialist IT course provides content and structures that help learners to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to work as professionals in the IT sector. Units are based on the national Occupational Standards and contextualised to the ICT business environment.Read more

Fees POA
Level Full Level 3
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 12/09/2016
Duration 2-Year
Entry Requirements: 5 GCSEs at C or above, or, completion of a related level 2 qualification
Edexcel L1 Diploma for IT Users 16/17-FLTITA1F/1

This level 1 course is designed to enhance learner's work and life skills in a range of vocational contexts. Read more

Fees POA
Level Level 1
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 12/09/2016
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs at grade E or above, or, an entry level vocational qualification
BTEC L2 First Diploma in Information & Creative... 16/17-DP2ITA1F/1

The use of IT in industry is constantly becoming more and more diverse and specifically moving further into the creative and interactive media field. This qualification is designed to address some of the growing applications of digital technology and prepare learners for a career...Read more

Fees POA
Level Level 2
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 12/09/2016
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs at grade D or above, or, completion of a related level 1 qualification
HNC/HND in Computing Systems Development 16/17-OHNCSD1F/1

The course is designed for those interested in pursuing a career in computing and who would like to study the application of computing in business and e-commerce. The course will give you a comprehensive overview and thorough grounding in the main areas of modern computing, providing...Read more

Fees £5,000.00
Level Level 4
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 12/09/2016
Duration 1-Year
BTEC L3 Extended Diploma in IT (Games Design) 16/17-DP3GMA1F/1

This specialist IT course provides content and structures that help learners to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to work as professionals in the IT sector. Units are based on the national Occupational Standards and contextualised to the ICT business environment.Read more

Fees POA
Level Full Level 3
Campus Welwyn Garden City Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 12/09/2016
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 5 GCSEs at C or above, or, completion of a related level 2 qualification

Through the Academic Partner Program , Visual Paradigm offers Oaklands College with the use of VP for educational purpose.