- Course Code: CN705
- Duration: 1 year
- Validated by: EDEXCEL
ICT skills are essential for success in employment and higher education, and are among the fundamental transferable skills required by employers. This Diploma will deliver these skills across the whole range of learning styles and abilities, effectively engaging and inspiring all students to achieve great things.
- What will I study?
The majority of the study programme hours will be spent on practical IT activities. There are 10 units to pass in order to gain the Diploma.
- Being Organised
- Developing a Personal Progression Plan
- Working with Others
- Researching a Topic
- Using Digital Communication Technologies
- Solving Technical IT Problems
- Creating a Website
- Creating a Computer Program
- Developing a Digital Product
- Creating a Digital Animated Graphic
Functional Skills qualifications in English and Maths, Employability and Study Skills will be embedded within the Diploma. This course will develop vital problem solving skills ensuring learners are well equipped for success in learning and working life.
- Entry Requirements
3 GCSEs at Grade E or above including Maths, English Language and preferably IT. Equivalent qualifications will be considered.
- How will I be assessed?
During the course learners will be set assignments that will be graded and an overall grade for the qualification awarded. All of the units are internally assessed.
- What can I do next?
Students gaining a Merit or Distinction and a recommendation from the Course Tutor can progress onto Level 2 or enter employment.
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