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Qualification name T Level Digital - Digital Support Services
Qualification level 3
Course start date 4th September 2023
Duration 2 Years
Learning method Classroom based
Course type T Levels
Cost description T Levels are currently only available to 16-19 year olds. Contact us for details of other suitable courses.

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

This T Level is suitable for post-16 learners (school leavers) wanting a career in digital infrastructure and support. The T Level is a 2 year programme and will include a 9 week (minimum) industry placement and a Technical Qualification, where you will also choose your specialist occupation.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

Five GCSEs at grade 9-5 including English and Maths, or a full Level 2 qualification with a Merit profile and grades 9-5 in GCSE English and Maths.

View the key features of this course.

Specialising in network, cabling principles of cyber security – why cyber security matters, digital security, and digital infrastructure (managing both physical and virtual infrastructure). Students will begin their two-year T Level programme with the core content, and specialise according to their chosen Occupational Specialism stream; of either digital infrastructure, network cabling or digital support. All Digital T Levels include an Employer Set Project covering: - Planning projects - Identifying and fixing defects in code - Designing and developing solutions - Reflective evaluation. - The Digital T Levels also support working towards the RIT Tech professional IT standard. - This course is intended for students who want to progress to a career in the digital sector, with a focus on digital support services.

Understand how the course will be delivered.

Your industry placement will be at least 45-days with a digital employer to put all the skills you are learning into practice in a real-world work environment. You will gain valuable experience, additional UCAS points and develop higher Maths skills. This blend of classroom and digital based Core Competencies and Occupational Specialisms combined with industry based learning to give you the technical skills and skilled workplace experience to kick-start your career in the digital arena.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

The core component will be assessed by two exams and an employer set project. The occupational specialism is assessed by a project that is created in conjunction with employers.

Look at the further opportunities available.

T Levels support progression to university or higher education study programmes, apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships or direct entry into skilled employment.

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Name Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)
Address Fareham College
Bishopsfield Road
Fareham
Hampshire
PO14 1NH
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Email info@fareham.ac.uk
Phone 01329 815 200
Website https://www.fareham.ac.uk/
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