You will study:
- Graphic Design Software
- Mixed Media Displays
- Design Project
In addition, you will have employability, maths and English sessions to improve your GCSE grades in these areas. English support will be in place to help you achieve your highest grade and there will be work placement opportunities.
Assessment is through portfolio work and assignments. Your course teachers will guide you through the criteria for each unit and make sure you are prepared to achieve your best.
Students wishing to enrol on to a foundation learning programme will come with a range of qualifications that should include GCSEs at grade 1 (G) or above (maths and English) and grade 1 (G) or above (all other subjects). Students need to demonstrate that they are working at entry level 3 in both maths and English.
Students should have a genuine interest in IT and business, a commitment to complete homework and conduct independent study by agreed deadlines.
Your options after completing this course are:
Continue on to level 1 and top up qualification
Continue on to Level 2 IT or Business
Apprenticeship or employment.
Stories from our level 1 students:
Studied on our level 1 programme
"I have really enjoyed my time studying IT so far, the programme is a good introduction to the subject and my confidence has increased. I love the teachers and the subjects are fun."