Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Vocational Studies (Information Technology)

Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Vocational Studies (Information Technology)

Course Code: L1ICT Duration: 1 Year Attendance: Full Time Location: Farnborough Campus Start Date: 09/09/2024    


About the course

The Level 1 BTEC Introductory course is designed to offer a broad introduction to this area of work. It aims to develop the personal skills and attributes that learners need in order to achieve their full potential at this level.

It is also a chance for those who wish to make a fresh start on a course that offers a different learning and assessment style.

Who is this programme for?

This course is ideal for School Leavers who want to pursue a career in the IT industry.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

Your course

How will I be taught?

You will be taught through lessons and practical workshops. Teaching of concepts and theories will be delivered in the classroom, but there will lots of practical lessons where you will be practicing your IT skills.

What modules are covered?

  • Being Organised
  • Developing a Personal Progression Plan
  • Working with Others
  • Researching a Topic
  • Developing Digital Information Using IT
  • Using Digital Communication Technologies
  • Creating a Spreadsheet to Solve Problems
  • Creating a Website
  • Income and Expenditure 
  • Designing a Product

All young people will continue to improve their skills in English and Mathematics while studying at the college. If you have lower than a 3 grade GCSE in Mathematics or English Language, you will be supported to work towards this level.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through coursework and projects. There are no exams within the IT course. For each unit you study you will be given an assignment and you will work on producing what is requested which is marked by your tutors

Your future

What Next?

This course is ideal for School Leavers who want to pursue a career in the IT industry.

Entry Requirements

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

From School

  • Three GCSEs at grades 9-2 (to include English and maths GCSEs at grades 9-2)

From College

  • Entry level 3 qualification in English and maths

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Course Enquiry

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You can apply for this course online.

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