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Start date: 01/09/2017 - SGS Stroud
End date: 31/07/2018
Duration: 1 year
Course length: 1 year
Qualifications: Diploma
Code: 5909
Cost: N/A

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Gloucestershire
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Creative Computing Level 2

Full time course

Course Summary

The digital and creative industries are one of the biggest growth areas in the UK. The BTEC National Diploma in Computing for Creative Industries is designed to support learners who are looking for a career in this exciting and fast moving sector. UK digital and creative industries generate £84.1bn a year to the UK economy.

Alongside our successful computing course we are now going to offer the Computing for Creative Industries study programme where the focus involves designing, managing and developing creative projects whether it's an animated advert, 3D modelling or developing digital content for a website which you will have made.

All learners taking this qualification will be required to engage with sector employers as part of their course. This could be, for example, through work experience or through being assessed by industry practitioners for relevant units.

What will I study?

You will study specialists units which are designed to support your future chosen career path including;

  • 3D Modelling
  • Building Computer Systems (Core)
  • Digital Audio
  • Digital Graphics and Animation
  • Digital Video
  • Human-computer Interaction
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • IT Systems Security (Core)
  • Mobile App Development
  • Planning and Management of Computing Projects (Core)
  • Principles of Computer Science (Core)

Dates & Costs

Creative Computing Level 2

Start date: 01/09/2017
End date: 31/07/2018
Duration: 1 year
Course length: 1 year
Time(s): 9am-4.30pm
Qualifications: Diploma
Code: 5909

Tuition Fees

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course. If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, you will not need to pay tuition, exam or material fees using the Level 2 or 3 Entitlement. If you are aged 19 or over, studying a Level 3-6 and a Level 3 Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the fees. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date fees – these may be subject to change.

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01/09/2017 31/07/2018 9am-4.30pm SGS Stroud