IT and Computing Level 2
Type: Full Time
Subject: Computing and ICT
Start Date: 11 September 2023
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
This qualification is a practical work–related course designed to meet the needs of
today's businesses. Taught as a hands–on programme in the context of a real job
within this dynamic sector it will provide you with a sound knowledge base to progress and achieve more advanced work–related qualifications.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event, details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
Level 1 Diploma in IT or 4 GCSEs at grade 3/D including English and maths.
What is covered
This qualification looks at IT in today's world and focuses on how IT operates, the
key concepts and principles related to the innovative world of information technology and computing. You will investigate areas such as; essentials of cyber security, building and supporting IT functions and systems, creating programming solutions for business, software and hardware installation and upgrade, creating a computer network, websites and games creation and participating in a project and pitching a product. Plus much more which will prepare you for the next level of your progression.
What can this course lead to
Upon achieving an overall Merit GCSE 4/C in English and maths you can also progress on to the Level 3 Digital Technologies course or use the skills and knowledge from this course to apply for jobs in the IT industry.
Alternatively you can take another qualification at level 2 in an alternative
subject, for example business or an apprenticeship.