Digital Technology Industries Extended Certificate Level 1

Digital Technology Industries Extended Certificate Level 1

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Digital Technology Industries Extended Certificate Level 1

Do you love working with images, animation and sound? Interested in working with websites and creative tools on a PC? If so, this new, exciting and challenging programme of study is for you.

This qualification runs over one year and gives you the opportunity to do a level 1 programme at an introductory stage. It is an ideal route into further study or an apprenticeship in the design and digital field.

You will study a range of industry relevant IT areas, preparing you for employment within the IT and business industry.

Duration 1 year
Study mode Full Time
Start date 09/09/2019
Campus Prinworks Campus
Course code 72942-01
Fee 16-18 No Fees, 19+ £1,200

What you learn

You will study:

  • 2D
  • 3D
  • 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.

How you will be assessed

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.

Where is the course delivered (facilities / classrooms)

Entry requirements

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.

What's next

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.

Case Studies

Stories from our level 1 students:

Hayvi Rahem

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."

Campus Locations

Printworks Campus

Hunslet Road
West Yorkshire
LS10 1JY
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 0.7 MilesWebsite