IT BTEC Level 2 Diploma at Southport College
Level 2 Diploma courses are designed to provide work-related qualifications. They have been developed to provide school leavers with a preparation for employment
and to provide career development for those already in work.
The Level 2 Diploma in IT is for those seeking employment in a variety of IT and technical jobs. It provides opportunities for you to gain a nationally recognised qualification to enter employment in IT or progress to a higher qualification such as the BTEC Level 3 Diploma.
You will study a range of subject areas including:
• Using IT to present information
• Website development
• Database and spreadsheet software
• Mobile communication
• Security and ICT systems
• ICT graphics
You may also study for an additional qualification in Employability Skills.
If you are between 16-18 years you will also study Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT. Functional Skills are recognised and valued by employers and universities.
• 3 GCSEs at grade D or Level 1 Diploma in related subject
• Successful interview
• Satisfactory reference
Most units are assessed by a series of assignments, applying theory, concepts and acquired knowledge to realistic scenarios
Students who are successful on the course may progress to a level 3 IT course.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southport College directly.