Course description

If you have an interest in digital technology and practical IT skills, this is the course for you. You will develop knowledge and understanding of technology, giving you skills to make you job ready. The course will enhance the skills you need to work in a business or office environment, and you will study:

  • Using Digital Technology to Communicate
  • Common IT Job Roles
  • Digital and IT Skills in Business
  • Presenting Information using Digital Technology and IT

The course will lead you to achieve Level 2 Cambridge Extended Certificate in IT, and demonstrates that you are working to a similar academic level as a Grade 4 GCSE.

What can this course lead to?

This course gives you the skills to take forward onto a modern apprenticeship, or for progression onto level three studies.

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


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Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, the cost of the course is £633.00. If you choose to stay residentially, and you are not eligible via the residential funding assessment, there will be an additional fee to pay. The vast majority of students are eligible to study and stay residentially for free and we will confirm when you apply.