Overview top

The main programme is 180 guided learning hours, consisting of five units which must be achieved.

Designed for learners who may be ready to progress quickly to further study, the Certificate offers a basic introduction to the IT sector. It could form part of a study programme that includes other appropriate subjects such as English and maths.

The below are the individual units of work you would complete.

  • A1 Being Organised (Mandatory) 30GLH
  • A2 Developing a Personal Progression Plan (Mandatory) 30GLH
  • IT9 Creating a Website 40GLH
  • IT10 Creating a Computer Program 40GLH
  • IT12 Creating a Digital Animated Graphic 40GLH

Entry Requirements top

There are no entry requirements for this course; however, you will undergo an initial assessment during the first 6 weeks of starting your course.

Assessment top

This qualification is assessed internally by qualified subject specialists.

Professional Opportunities top

You will qualify to apply for our BTEC First Diploma in Information and Creative Digital Technology level 2 qualification.

This course can also be a pathway to other level 2 qualifications.

Further Information top

Should you require any further information on this course, you can email Craig Taylor (Level 2 Course Leader) by emailing craig.taylor@stc.ac.uk

Dates & Fees top

Fee: £733 (19+ learners only)