Information and Creative Technology Level 2 (FCMP)

Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code BC164
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview

This course is suitable if you are seeking a career within the IT industry or progress onto further study. This course allows you to learn about different technologies and the types of IT. It will give you an overview of how IT and Computing Systems can be merged and work together to produce benefits for companies and individuals.

Suited to people who want a career in creative IT this course will help you towards a career as a computer technician, in programming, games design or website development and maintenance.

At the cutting edge of new developments, just like the digital industry itself, this Information and Creative Technology course is a fantastic introduction to the entire sector. If you want to learn both coding and creative skills in real-life scenarios, from hardware programming to graphic design, this is the course for you.

Details

Course themes:

  1. The online world
  2. Database development
  3. Installing and maintaining hardware
  4. Technology systems
  5. Computer networks
  6. Installing and maintaining software
  7. A digital portfolio
  8. Developing spreadsheets

How will it be delivered?

Two of the units are externally assessed and the rest are assessed using various assignments and continually assessed.

Entry requirements

  • Four GCSEs at grade 3 or above including English and Maths. Where applicants do not meet the entry requirements, the tutor may use their discretion based on a good personal reference and/or successful interview.

Your next steps...

Upon completion, you could progress onto a level 3 full time programme or an apprenticeship.