Enhanced IT Practitioners Level 2 (Full-Time)

Course Overview

Learners taking this qualification benefit from learning about different types of IT and computing technology from across the different pathways. It will appeal to students who wish to develop their ICT skills and it will provide learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills they need to prepare for employment in the IT industry. The qualification includes two externally assessed units that will assist learners as they progress further onto higher levels of vocational learning or onto an apprenticeship programme. This course includes in minimum of 5 weeks work experience in an IT related industry.

  • Entry Requirements

    Welsh Baccalaureate Foundation Pass/Pass*, or 3 GCSE’s A*-C including Maths or English. A level 1 qualification in IT at Merit or Distinction plus a successful interview.

  • Career Prospects

    "Learners can progress onto other higher level qualifications in ICT or secure employment in a range of business and ICT organisations. Potential Career Opportunities. Computer Operator, Trainee IT Support Technician, End User Support Technician, IT Apprenticeship.

  • Course Modules

    Typical Units

    Semester One:
    • 2 The Online World (Externally Assessed)
    • 3 Technology Systems (Externally Assessed)
    • 9 Spreadsheet Development
    • 13 Website Development

    Semester Two:
    • 3 A Digital Portfolio (Mandatory)
    • 10 Database Development
    • 12 Software Development
    • 14 Installing & Maintaining Computer Hardware

  • Assessment

    Assessment is a mixture of externally assessed exams and assignments

  • Additional Costs

    There may be additional course-related costs for text books and educational visits

Study Mode

Full-Time

Location

Course Length

1Y