This course is perfect if you want to further develop your skills and knowledge of IT and boost your career prospects.
You’ll learn topics such as:
- computer hardware
- computer networking
- understanding computer technology
- computer programming
- website production
- developing software solutions with spreadsheets and databases.
You can expect a practical approach, covering a range of key subject areas relevant to today’s computer industry is delivered via group tuition and ‘hands on’ workshops. The course is designed to inspire and enthuse you to become technology savvy – more able to be producers of technology products and systems, rather than just be consumers of them.
This course is based at the Clarendon and City Campus (Maid Marian Way).
Level 2 Certificate in Information and Creative Technology
You’ll need 4 GCSEs at Grade 9-3 (A*-D), including English Language and maths – one of English Language or maths must be grade 9-4 (A*-C) (Functional Skills L1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE Grade 3 (D) and Functional Skills L2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE Grade 4 (C) or above.
Choose to follow with employment or progress within employment in a wide range of job roles across the Information Technology sector and creative industries, for example in roles such as software engineers, website content managers, computer animators, helpdesk support and graphic designers. You could also follow on with a more specialised level 3 vocational or academic IT/computing course, eg Information Technology BTEC 90 Credit Diploma, or an IT Apprenticeship, such as IT Professional.
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