Course Overview

The Level 1 Diploma in IT is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students who are interested in developing their IT and computing skills. This is located in the Computing and Information Technology (CIT) department.

It enables you to develop an understanding and practical skills through looking at how Information Technology is used in industry and commerce using a range of software applications, and through looking at jobs that involve working with ICT. IT and Digital Technology is fast becoming one of the UK’s most highly paid careers.

The top sectors to work in are app and software development, Data Management and Analytics and Hardware, Coding, Computer gaming, Devices and open source hardware.