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T Level in Digital Production, Software Design & Development

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Course NameStart DateEnd DateCampusTotal Fees 
L3 T-Level Digital Production, Design & Development - Programme YR105/09/202205/07/2024Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)£0.00Available for applications

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Information about this Course

Study Type
Full Time

Study Type Subcategory

Course Area
Computing, IT & Game Development

2 Years

Entry Requirements

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.

Course Information

This project-based programme will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to achieve threshold competence across your chosen specialism.

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 gives you the technical skills and skilled workplace experience to kick-start your career in the digital arena.

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 digital career with a focus on software design and development.

Students will advance their skills and understanding of the software development life cycle, network environments, game development, digital transformation and languages such as C, C++, C# and Python.

This qualification includes two A Level standard assessment papers, covering:

·         Computational thinking

·         Programming data & structure

·         Digital analysis

·         Digital value to the business

·         Physical environments, virtual environments, Cloud environments

·         Cyber security, networks

·         Emerging technologies.

It also includes an Occupational Specialist Component, covering:

·         Analysing a problem and designing a solution


This T Level provides a route directly into employment as successful students will have a recognised technical qualification. The qualification grade attained will attract a UCAS tariff and could lead to university or higher training.

Ucas Points
72 - 168