The T level progression in Digital is a new type of 16 – 19 study programme, specifically designed to develop skills, experience, knowledge and behaviours to support progression on to a T Level. This course offers a high quality vocational and applied curriculum that is broad and engaging for all learners. Opportunities to link education and the world of work in engaging, relevant and practical ways. Furthermore, will provide students with a route through education that has a clear progression pathway to further study such as T Levels or an Apprenticeship.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

T Levels, BTEC Level 3 or EvDIT L3

What jobs can I get? 

IT Helpdesk Support, Hardware/Software installation support, Junior Software Developer and Junior Programmer.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

Students will require a minimum of 4 GCSEs including English and maths grades 9 - 3 (formerly A*-D) and preferably a GCSE in Computer Science or IT equivalent

What about work experience? 

Students will complete work experience to equip them with the skills and confidence needed in employment.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
DAL2F2001F 05/09/2022 £53.00 N/A N/A

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Course content

Course Content 

Pearson BTEC Level 2 First Certificate in Information Creative Technology, GCSE Maths and English, Work Experience and preparation, Pastoral support and personal development.

Mandatory units:

  • The Online World
  • Technology Systems
  • A Digital Portfolio

Specialist units that may be offered:

  • Software Development
  • Computer System Support
  • Computer Security in practice
  • A Technology Business
  • IT Work Experience

More info

Start Day/Time 

The exact date and hours of attendance will be confirmed at enrolment or interview. The course will start in September 2022.

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Level 2 Certificate

Awarding Body 

BTEC

Curriculum Area 

Business, Digital, Leadership & ESOL - Digital & Computing

More about the course 

It prepares students to progress and be successful on a T level and will build knowledge and skills in English and Maths.  It will further inspire and enthuse students to consider a career in the Digital and Computing sector. You’ll be based in central Bournemouth.  This is a very practical, hands-on programme integrating new and emerging technologies.

Stakeholder Recognition statement:

Cisco – “The qualification when achieved at Level 2 will support learners to progress to employment or within employment in a range of job roles across industry.” “These qualifications provide an appropriate level of knowledge and skills, meeting the needs of the business and the individual, ensuring employees are appropriately skilled for the job and able to deliver to the standard that the sector expects.” – Ian Foddering – CTO and Technical Director – Cisco

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Level 2 Certificate

Awarding Body 

BTEC