Build your digital skills
Get ready for the Level 3 T Level
Experience digital industry
About the Course
Course Type: Level 2 | Full Time
Qualification: Various Digital Certifications (Level 2),
EPQ (Level 3), GCSE maths & English.
Duration: 1 Year
Lessons (per week): 12hr digital lessons + 2hr EPQ + GCSE retakes
Other: 4 week digital work experience
Start Date: 01/09/2022
The Pre-T Level route is intended for students who want to progress to a career in the Digital sector, with a focus on developing IT and Computing skills.
The purpose of the Pre-T Level curriculum is to preapre students with a range of knowledge and skills so they are able to take on any of our Level 3 Digital T Level courses.
The course will offer the chance to complete certifications in Python 3 programming, IT proficiency and complete a Digital EPQ AS Level Qualification. Where needed, students can also study their English and Maths GCSEs to upgrade them to a 4+.
We have one of the most successful Eng./Maths retake rates in England and our departments know how to help you improve.
Frequently asked questions
Who can join? What are the entry requirements?
The Pre-T Level | Digital Foundation curriculum has been developed to enhance professional skills and support students in achieving Level 2 standard skills in English, Maths, IT and Computer Science.
What can I do after completing the course?
The aim of the course is to give students an additional year of specialist teaching and support to go on to Level 3 study. The specific combination of courses on our curriculum aims to get students ready to begin a 2 Year Digital T Level course in Year 13.
What can I do after completing T Levels?
How are students taught?
How do I apply?
What is EPQ?
How will I be assessed?
For maths and English GCSE retakes, students will be assessed via external examinations in November or June of that academic year.
New Digital Building for 2022
Designed for the Digital Age
£1.2million new building
Designed and developed in collaboration with industry partners
Pioneer Seminar Suite
For up to 80 students with digital device support for laptops provided to our Digital T Level students, access to kitchen facilities for students and a new computing office.
Containing equipment for network cabling, switch and server maintenance
Ingenuity Software Development Lab
With top spec computers, our own servers and support for all major operating systems including Mac OS, Windows and Linux
Part of our Phase 2 Developments, the new building extends our facilities beyond anything else offered locally, to enable training of software developers and network engineers with up to date industry standard hardware and software. A professional environment to nurture a new generation of digital professionals.