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Creative Technology Level 1 BTEC Diploma at Basingstoke College of Technology

Course description

You will receive instruction, guidance and encouragement to practise and develop the skills necessary to achieve the qualification. The course covers a wide range of subjects including:

  • Using the Internet
  • Using Mobile IT Devices
  • Improving productivity using IT
  • IT Communication Fundamentals

Attendance of 100% is necessary in order to complete the course.

Students may also choose to study for a GCSE to increase their qualifications, or to resit a previous GCSE subject to improve a grade. To enhance employment opportunities the course may also have additional qualifications built into the programme.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade E or above including English and Maths and or successful completion of the Introduction to Creative Technologies programme and tutor recommendation. A strong interest in Computers, Media and Music is desirable.


The course is continuously assessed by both practical and written assignments. There will be no final examination.

Financial information

If you are aged 16-18, tuition and registration fees are free. 
If you are aged 19 or over, tuition and registration fees are payable at the start of each year of study; please ask for details.
If you are aged 24 or over, you may be eligible for a Student Loan to assist with your fees; please ask for details.

Future opportunities

This course is a recognised route into a Level 2 course, employment or an apprenticeship via a training agency.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Basingstoke College of Technology directly.

Last updated date: 28 January 2016

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