This one-year course provides specialist knowledge, understanding and skills that will prepare students for employment in the IT industry.
Modules studied include:
- The online world
- Technology systems
- Installing computer hardware and software
- Web design
- Multimedia product development
- Computer programming
In addition to the IT skills, the course will also develop inter-personal and transferable skills such as communication, team working and leadership that will assist students seeking employment.
Updated November 2020
Prospective students will need two GCSEs at grade C or the Level 1 Diploma in IT
The course is classroom based and assessed through a series of set of assignments for each unit.
Students who have successfully completed the course can progress into employment or continue onto the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Computing.