Digital T-Level

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What is Digital T-Level?

The Digital T-Level course is for students who wish to progress into skilled employment or higher-level technical training or study. The main area of study covers digital production, design and development.

You will complete a Level 3 Technical Qualification in Digital with a specialism in Digital Production, Design and Development. Included alongside the technical qualification is the completion of an employer set project and a weekly industry placement within the digital industry.

This T-Level has been developed in collaboration with employers so the content meets the needs of industry, preparing students for the workplace. There will be a mixture of classroom-based teaching and learning and ‘on-the-job’ learning as the course involves at least 315 hours (approximately 45 days) of Industrial Placement.

What Will You Study?

• Business Context
• Culture
• Data
• Digital Analysis
• Digital Environments
• Diversity and Inclusion
• Learning
• Legislation
• Planning
• Security
• Testing
• Tools

What next?

There are three main progression routes following the completion of T-Levels. Following the completion of the T-level in Digital you may go on to:

Skilled employment within the Digital sector with roles such as a Software Development Technician

Higher Level apprenticeships at Level 4 and above which may progress you into careers such as a Software Developer.

Higher education as UCAS points have been awarded to T-Levels, they facilitate progression to Higher Education in a digitally related degree.

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Entry Requirements

At least two 5s and three 4s at GCSE including at least a 4 in English Language and Maths.
NOTE: Completion of a Disclosure and Barring Service Application (DBS) may be required as you may undertake placements in digital setting that engage with vulnerable people.

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Lark Hill Road, Preston, Lancashire. PR1 4HD