BTEC First Diploma in Information and Creative Technology Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Computing & Digital Technology

Level

Level
2

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Full Time

Location

Location
Torfaen Learning Zone

Start Date

Start Date
01 September 2020

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Minimum of 4 GCSEs grade D or above to include either Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh 1st Language; or an appropriate Level 1 Diploma qualification in the relevant vocational area to include either GCSE Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh 1st Language grade

In a nutshell

You will have the opportunity to gain a broad knowledge and understanding of, and develop skills in, the information technology sector and some aspects of the creative industries sector.

This course is for you if...

... You want to pursue a career in IT
... You want to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for success in your working life.
... You have a keen interest in computing and information technology

What will I be doing?

The course consists of a range of units including:

  • Working in the IT industry
  • Computer systems
  • Website development
  • Developing computer games

The course is assessed through both practical and written assignments and you’ll achieve:

  • Level 2 Information and Creative Technology
  • Appropriate supporting qualifications to broaden your skill set and meet the needs of industry
  • Skills Activities
  • Maths and English

What is expected of me?

To enrol, you’ll need a minimum of 4 GCSEs grade D or above to include either Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language; or an appropriate Level 1 Diploma qualification in the relevant vocational area to include either GCSE Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language grade

Full commitment to attendance is required. Respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject and self-motivation are the essential qualities we expect to see in all our learners. You will be continually assessed and there is an expectation that you will continue your studies and coursework during your own time.

What comes next?

Employment in the IT sector or further study such as the Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in IT.

Additional information

All costs are under review and subject to change.

Where can I study BTEC First Diploma in Information and Creative Technology Level 2?

PFBD0067AA
Torfaen Learning Zone
(Full Time)
Start Date: 01 September 2020

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Call 01495 333 777 to speak to our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change

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