T Level in Digital Production, Design and Development is a two-year technical study programme, designed with employers to give young people the skills required in industry.
The study programme will provide a mixture of technical knowledge and skills specific to their chosen industry or occupation and an industry placement of at least 45 days in their chosen industry or occupation.
Studying the Digital T Level, learners will be able to develop core skills such as communication, team working, reflective practice, research methods and presentation skills
Core component: During the 2-year programme, students will learn the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of digital occupations.
How digital technologies impact businesses The ethical and moral implications of digital technologyUsing data in software designUsing digital technologies to analyse and solve problemsDigital environments including physical, virtual and cloud environmentsEmerging technical trends, such as Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR), Blockchain, 3D printingLegal and regulatory obligations relating to digital technologiesThe privacy and confidentiality of personal dataThe technical, physical and human aspects of internet securityPlanning digital projectsTesting software, hardware and dataDigital tools for project management and collaborationOccupational specialism component: In addition to the core content each student will also develop skills in digital production, design and development. The content will include:
Analysing a problem to define requirements and acceptance criteria aligned to user needsDesigning, implementing, and testing softwareChanging, maintaining and supporting softwareCreating solutions in a social and collaborative environmentDiscovering, evaluating, and applying reliable sources of knowledgeApplying ethical principles and managing risks, in line with legal and regulatory requirements when developing softwareStudying the Digital T Level, learners will be able to develop core skills such as –
Communication Team working Reflective practice Research methods and presentation skills. English and Mathematics content are embedded and contextualised within the digital qualification content. Industry Placement – learners will be required to undertake an industry placement in a for a minimum of 45 days (315 hrs)
We provide state of the art facilities, close links with employers to ensure you develop the knowledge and skills needed in industry, excellent teaching from specialist staff and a small cohort so you will have a high level of support during your time with us.
Five GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including English and Maths preferably at grade 5.
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Apply Now button at the top of this page.
For more information support with your enquiry or application please contact Student Services by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01909 504500.
Students who achieve this qualification could progress to the following, depending on the chosen Occupational Specialism:
• Skilled Employment
• Higher Education
• Degree Apprenticeship
Those aged 19 or over may not need to pay fees depending on their circumstances. Find out if you qualify for help with fees.If you need further advice or guidance please contact the Enquiries Team on 01709 513355.
“I love coming into College because of the respect between the tutors and the students, as well as the passion in the way that the teachers teach lessons.”Ben Dawber Level 3 - BTEC Diploma in Computing
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