IT (Gaming, Animation & Multimedia) - Level 2 Diploma: This is a Level-2 IT qualification with a focus on Games and Animation. It is for you if you’re interested in a mixture of IT (gaming and animation) and creative subjects. The course will allow you to develop your skills in cutting edge digital work. On the course you will be introduced to a wide range of creative activities including software-based design animation and programming. You will work using state of the art industry standard software during your course. What is the course structure? The course is made up of individual units with focus on multiple aspects of games and animation. The mandatory units will enable you to study particular IT areas in depth and specialist units will be aimed at delivering course specific knowledge and skills with all internal assessments. Your Study Programme will include the main course a weekly tutorial work experience placement employability skills development and English and Maths as required. Minimum age requirement 16 What subjects will I study? Units will include (combination of some of the following) Level 2 - Unit 01 - Communicating in the IT industry Level 2 - Unit 02 - Working in the IT industry Level 2 - Unit 03 - Business IT skills Level 2 - Unit 04 - Installing computer hardware Level 2 - Unit 05 - Installing computer software Level 2 - Unit 09 - Website development Level 2 - Unit 10 - Computer graphics Level 2 - Unit 11 - Multimedia design Level 2 - Unit 13 - Interactive media production Level 2 - Unit 16 - Project planning using IT Level 2 - Unit 17 - Customising software Level 2 - Unit 19 - Mobile communications technology Level 2 - Unit 22 - Developing computer games Level 2 - Unit 23 - Spreadsheet modelling Level 2 - Unit 24 - Animation techniques
Additional entry requirements
2 - 4 GCSEs grade A*- D (including Maths and English); or functional at Level 1; or Foundation Learning Level 1 Certificate or Award; or BTEC/UAL Level 1 Diploma in IT pre-access level 1 qualification; or NVQ 1 or equivalent. Successful completion of internal assessment is also required.
Oxford Cambridge & RSA Examinations
Course reference: ICTL211032 (use this when contacting provider)