16-18 Courses

Level 3 T Level Digital Production, Design and Development

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Havering Ardleigh Green, Redbridge Campus, Tower Hamlets Campus
  • Qualification

    16-18 Courses
  • Subject

    Creative Arts, Design and Media
  • Schedule

    5 days a week. (Day)
  • Duration

    72 weeks
  • Course Target

    16-18

Course Fees

No fees

Entry requirements

  • 5s in Maths and English, plus three ‘4s’ in any other subjects
  • Where there are specific subjects required at GCSE we can discuss your grades with you when you come to enrol

Topics

T Level in Digital Production, Design & Development is a new and exciting Two-year, technical study program, designed with employers to combine learning in the classroom with gaining on-the-job experience.

The course will prepare you for employment in the Digital sector. Your program of study will include:

  • Technical knowledge and skills for your industry or occupation
  • An industry placement of 315 hours with an employer
  • Relevant math, English and digital skills

This course is very demanding and is suitable for the very best candidates who wish to pursue a highly sought career in software design and development.

The core element of this course will allow you to develop your knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics such as

  • Programming
  • Emerging issues and impact of digital
  • Problem solving
  • Coding
  • Legislation and regulatory requirements
  • Business context
  • Data
  • Digital environments
  • Security

T levels are equivalent to three A-levels and will help you boost your employment prospects by gaining extensive experience on a work placement in a real work environment.

This course will help you to progress onto a range of digital development careers, as well as progressing onto higher education or apprenticeships.

How does the T-Level differ from a BTEC?,

Whilst most BTEC courses offer general knowledge and skills for subject areas, T-Levels are more specialista and focused on strands, such as software, applications and the web.

Whilst you will still do work experience on a BTEC course and get a general work-placement experience, on a T-Level course you have occupational competencies that form part of your assessment so that you can rigorously develop those skills through working in the industry.

Although T-Levels will not stop you from going into a degree course, they are mainly aimed at young people who are looking to progress into employment upon successful completion of their course

Further Information

This Technical Qualification supports progression to entry-level job opportunities in software design and development. Job roles could include:

  • Software Development Technician
  • Junior Developer
  • Junior Web Developer
  • Junior Application Developer
  • Junior Mobile App Developer
  • Junior Games Developer
  • Junior Software Developer
  • Junior Application Support Analyst
  • Junior Programmer
  • Assistant Programmer
  • Automated Test Developer

The jobs available will be based on their individual abilities in the digital sector and will be supported by their achievement of this qualification.

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