This qualification is suitable for a diverse range of learners including: adults returning to study, learners needing to upskill, those seeking to develop greater independence and those who have not yet achieved accredited qualifications.
This course starts in September
Level 1 Introductory Diploma
Overview & Modules
Units may include:
Developing a personal progression plan
Working with others
Researching a topic
Using digital technologies
Solving technical IT problems
Creating a spreadsheet to solve problems
Creating a website
Developing a computer program
Developing a digital product
There will also be opportunities to develop Literacy and Numeracy skills through a range of qualifications which will be studied at the appropriate level. The course also encourages the development of professional skills to help you on your course and with progression.
How will I be assessed?
Assessment is 100% course work. This may include oral examination, class tests, reports, role play or presentations, blogs, practical demonstrations, product production and participation in events.
Good, basic IT or administrative qualifications will be an advantage
Good basic skills in literacy and numeracy are essential
You will attend an interview and, if necessary, references may be requested.
Continue your studies
Learners who have successfully completed and achieved this course may apply for the Level 2 Extended Certificate in Information and Creative Technology course. You may also wish to broaden skills and apply for other Level 1 qualifications.
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