Digital Pathways

This 10-week programme is for people aged 16-24, who are serious about a digital job. The weeks are made up of short, fun, interactive, practical sessions. At the end of the programme, you will have had a brilliant introduction to a range of digital skills. You will also have learnt more about yourself, how to look for jobs and how to successfully apply for one.

During the 10 weeks, you will get:

  • An overview of IT, Emerging Technologies, Smart Cities and VFX
  • The skills to build your own online CV and develop effective project management, pitch and presentation skills
  • Experience of working on real projects with employers
  • A dedicated employer mentor
  • Lots of practical sessions where you’ll learn more about yourself and the types of jobs to apply for
  • Support in learning how to present yourself to employers
  • Help to find a job within four weeks of finishing the programme (or into education)

Some of the things you will cover during your time with us:

VFX / Gaming

  • Realise 3D - Maya (including research and idea generation, synthesis of ideas, wire frame, texture, rigging, animation, lighting, rendering for industry)
  • Produce a static 3D photo using VFX (including applications of a render, greenscreen, compositing, embedding, image composition and manipulation and scene design)

Emerging Technologies / Smart Cities

  • Using a range of 21st century workplace skills, you will produce an alpha stage Smart Cities intervention project using emerging technologies (including virtual reality, 3D printing, app development and more)
  • Set up a crowdfunding page to secure finance to take your project into production
  • Take an active role in Citizen Science
Subject: Computing and Digital Industries
Qualification Type: Certificate
Study Location: Hackney Campus
Study Time: Day
Course Duration: 10 Weeks

Entry Requirement:

You must be aged 16-24, live in London and not in education, employment or training.

Where does it lead:

A job, apprenticeship or education.

Study Days: Monday - Friday
Who is the course available for: 16-24
Course Fees:

Fees Disclaimer: *(Courses offered to 16-18 students are free. Adults(19+) students will have to pay fees subject to their circumstances please enquire at enrolment).

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