Level 2

ICT Level 2 First Extended Certificate

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Centre for Digital Technologies – Basildon, Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Centre for Digital Technologies – Basildon, Southend Campus

Overview

This course provides an introduction to a range of ICT skills. Skills and knowledge will be developed through a focus on the ICT industry. The course also aims to develop wider skills to enable you to progress on to a level 3 study programme. You will study a number of core and specialist ICT units.

Entry Requirements

  • Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH

  • Successful attendance at an interview event

Course Structure

  • Online World
  • Technology systems
  • Creating digital graphics
  • Multi-media product development
  • Website software 
  • Digital portfolio
  • Setting up an IT system
  • Building a career portfolio
  • English and maths

Assessment & Feedback

  • Project/portfolio based learning
  • External examination
  • Practical tasks
  • Planning of work
  • Completed work
  • Evaluations of work
  • Examinations in English and maths

Course Cost

School Leavers, Full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment.

What Next...

You will be able to progress to an extended diploma in IT at level 3.