This course has been designed to provide an introduction to the exciting fields of IT and Computing. We have excellent facilities and opportunities for work experience at leading companies. The course features several trips out to companies and visiting speakers will come in and discuss live projects.
4 GCSEs grades A* - E / grade 2 or above (or acceptable alternatives), to include English Language and Maths.
completion of this course you may wish to progress to a Level 2 digital
pathway, Level 2 Apprenticeship or enter employment.
Career opportunities may include:
Will this course suit me?
An ideal student for this course is one who is motivated with a desire to learn and wants to develop the technical skills that are required in the Computing industry.
Additional Study and Independent Learning
You will be required to study Functional Skills or GCSE English Language and/or Maths if you do not already hold a minimum of GCSE grade C/4. Many universities and employers ask for a minimum of GCSE grade C/4 in both Maths and English so this is an important qualification to achieve.
You will also be expected to work independently on assignments outside of your timetabled classes in college.
Branded uniform may be required. Costs are minimal and also can be paid in instalments.