Welcome to Computing & IT

Computing & IT students benefit from a range of enrichment activities which include team-building days, work with higher education institutions, opportunities to gain work experience and visits from guest speakers from the IT and computing industry. 

Students gain the skills required to enter into careers in many IT related disciplines and progress to professional status in their chosen field.
- Steph Cooke, Learning Area Manager
In 2016 IT achieved 100% pass rate.

Our Courses


Vocational Level 2

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IT/Computing (single or double award)

Vocational Level 3

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Software Skills

Vocational, Itchen Certificate

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Student success

Tom Pulford

Tom Pulford

Tom studied both Business and IT at Itchen, taking IT as a double award. 

He achieved the grade grades of Distinction/Merit and Distinction in his IT (double award) and Business vocational qualifications. 

Tom is going to Oxford Brookes University to study IT and Business.

Department news

MOOV2 Visit for Digital Day

On Tuesday 15 November, Jack and Dan from technology firm MOOV2 came into the college as part of the nationwide campaign, Digital Day. As part of Digital Day,…

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'Could IT Be You' - Sinem's Account

This is the written account by Sinem Salman, one of the finalists for the Network Rail 'Could IT Be You' competition. It details her experience applying for the…

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'Glass to Google' visit by Professor Sir David Payne

On Monday 7 March, Science, Computing, Maths, and Business students attended a presentation given by photonics pioneer Professor Sir David Payne, called 'Glass…

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Key personnel

Steph Cooke - Learning Area Manager of IT & Computing

Steph Cooke

Teacher of IT/Computing.