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PC Technology Level 3

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Do you see yourself making a career in IT? Then this PC Technology Level 3 could be perfect for you.

  • Understand the components and maintenance of computer hardware.
  • Develop your knowledge of the Windows operating system.
  • Enhance your knowledge of how to diagnose hardware problems and troubleshooting mobile devices.
  • Study common security threats and security system best practices.
This course is only available to study online.

Course overview

This PC Technology Level 3 course has been professionally designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the latest PC technologies and how they can be used to enhance your personal and professional life.

Throughout the course, you’ll learn about the latest hardware and software technologies, including the latest developments in computer architecture, operating systems, and applications. You’ll gain a deep understanding of how these technologies work, and how they can be used to improve the performance and functionality of your computer.

You’ll also learn about the latest trends in PC technology, including the rise of cloud computing, the use of mobile devices, and the latest developments in cybersecurity. You’ll explore these topics in depth, and learn how they are shaping the future of the PC industry.

Whether you’re looking to improve your personal computer skills, or are interested in pursuing a career in IT, this course is perfect for you.

With an experienced tutor on hand to guide you through the course, they will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to become a proficient user of PC technology.

With everything you need at the click of a button in your own personal online platform, you can learn whenever and wherever is most convenient to you.

Join over 120,000 people that have studied with us and enrol with us today. Home learning couldn’t be easier!

What next?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will able to use it towards your university application. We recommend that you check with your chosen University that they accept this qualification as part of their entry requirements. If after, you’re looking to enhance your IT knowledge even further, take a look at the other IT and computer courses we offer.

Here are some job titles within IT:

  • Software developer
  • Network administrator
  • Database administrator
  • Cybersecurity analyst
  • IT Support technician
  • Systems analyst
  • Cloud architect
  • Technical writer
  • IT project manager
  • IT consultant

Course Duration

Up to one year.

Study Hours

Approximately 100 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive a Certificate of Achievement in Understanding PC Technology Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.


Practical programming assignments and coursework.

Course content

Extra info


You will be assessed throughout this course via practical programming assignments and coursework. At the end of each lesson, you will also be provided with a review and quiz, as well as an assignment.

Course Duration

You may start at any time and have up to a full year from enrolment to complete your studies. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines. This course has approximately 100 hours self-study time.

Study Method

You will study this course through distance learning, which means you can learn at a time and place to suit you.

Course Outcome

Providing the assignments have been completed to the required standards, upon the successful completion of this course students will receive a Certificate of Achievement in Understanding PC Technology Level 3 Open Awards Quality Endorsed Unit Course Certificate with eight Open Awards Credits.


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