Level 2

Pre-Access to Higher Education Diploma (IT)


1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sep 2022


Adult 19+


Digital & IT

This course provides a great opportunity for adult learners in taking their first steps towards a career in computing.

The course looks at:

  • Website Development
  • Project Planning Using IT
  • Developing Programming Solutions
  • Understanding Big Data
  • Understanding Cloud Computing
  • Working in the IT Industry
  • Communicating in the IT Industry

You'll complete coursework assignments covering theory and practical knowledge.

There are no formal assessments on this course.

You'll need Level 1 certification or equivalent to study this course.

You'll also need English & Maths - either GCSE grade 3 (D) or Functional Skills Level 1 in both subjects.

This course can lead on to the Access to Higher Education in Computing.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.