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Level 2 Diploma in Information Technology at Shrewsbury College

Course description

You will learn about ICT and computers such as how to install computer components and software, build websites, learn how to use a range of ICT software packages and produce electronic graphics. This course enables you to improve your job prospects by obtaining a nationally recognised qualification in Information and Technology together with the opportunity to develop your Maths and English skills in order to achieve GCSE or Functional Skills qualifications. How is the Course Assessed?It will be assessed over the course through practical activities, project work, some tests and assignments.

Course content

You will learn about ICT and computers such as how to install computer components and software, build websites, learn how to use a range of ICT software packages and produce electronic graphics. This course enables you to improve your job prospects by obtaining a nationally recognised qualification in Information and Technology together with the opportunity to develop your Maths and English skills in order to achieve GCSE or Functional Skills qualifications. How is the Course Assessed?It will be assessed over the course through practical activities, project work, some tests and assignments.

Entry requirements

Two GCSE passes at Grade D or above, preferably including Mathematics or English Language. If you have other qualifications and/or prior relevant experience please contact us.

Financial information

You are expected to provide a USB pen, hard drive/cloud software to hold your data; folders to hold your lesson notes and portfolio materials. At the college there are the following facilities: An extensive range of modern computer equipment; dedicated teaching laboratories; a well-equipped Resource Centre, available to you outside normal class times; an on-line learning system you can get to from anywhere with an Internet connection.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shrewsbury College directly.

Last updated date: 15 January 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course code: FLR2ITP-APP15

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