T Level Digital - Digital Production, Design & Development

30006L1 | Leigh College
Start Date | 06/09/2021
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

So what are T Levels? They are high quality work focused alternatives to A levels. There is academic study, coupled with practical, industry related skills and 45 days of industry placement built into the course. If you prefer a practical approach to learning yet want a predominantly classroom-based course the T Level is for you. T Levels are an alternative to A levels, apprenticeships and other vocational & technical courses. Equivalent to 3 A Levels, a T Level focuses on vocational skills and can help you into skilled employment, university study or apprenticeships.

What will I study?

You will carry out a work placement of a minimum of 45 days over the two-year programme - this will form 20 per cent of your time on the course. The rest of the time will be spent in College. You will gain an insight into the computing industrystudying web development, computer programming, digital graphics, multimedia and mobile app development.Choose from a range of subjects including; Mobile apps, Programming, Robotics, Internet of Things.

How long is the course?

2 Years

How will I be assessed?

Through continual assessment using practical observations, written assignments, exams and an employer set project.

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 GCSE subjects graded 4 - 9 including Maths and English and a Level 2/GCSE in Computer Science or IT

What can I progress onto?

You may want to take up further study at university level, in subjects such as web and games or mobile app development and computing, or to an apprenticeship. Many progress to the University Centre's HE programmes, including HNC/HND and the BSc (Hons) in Computing. Careers include job roles including; Cloud architect, Computer programmer, Ethical hacker, Forensic computer analyst, IT director, Cyber security engineers and Software engineer.

Other Information

If you are 16-18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at www.wigan-leigh.ac.uk/free-bus-pass

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Free for eligible learners? Is Loan Available?
Yes No

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