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IT Users City & Guilds Diploma Level 1 at Colchester Institute

Course description

The IT Users Level 1 programme provides the perfect mix of work-related and academic skills required for a career in IT in a range of different industries. You will receive a basic overview
of a broad range of principles within IT, developing your confidence within the area in preparation for progression on to a higher level programme.

You will also engage in GEM and GAP activities to develop your English, maths and employability skills. Class tuition is combined with guided practical assignments and personal study.

Course content

The IT Users Level 1 Diploma may include units including:

  • Improving Productivity Using IT
  • Setting Up a Computer System
  • Email
  • Internet
  • Multimedia
  • Spreadsheets
  • Word Processing
  • Website Design
  • Using Scanners and Digital Cameras

Entry requirements

3 GCSEs (grades D-G) and an interview.

Future opportunities

This course provides a range of IT skills suitable for a broad area of employment opportunities at a junior level.

You may progress to a Level 2 Diploma in IT, or another subject area.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Colchester Institute directly.

Last updated date: 01 March 2016

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