This is a very fast moving and exciting area to be involved in, as technology constantly changes. You will study in Wirral Met’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths) Centre using impressive IT facilities including drones and virtual reality tools.
Programmes delivered at the Twelve Quays Campus include:
|Digital and Computing Technologies - Introduction||Level 1||C054|
|Digital and Computing Technologies - Intermediate||Level 2||C053|
|Digital and Computing Technologies Extended Certificate||Level 3||C096|
|Digital and Computing Technologies Foundation Diploma||Level 3||C097|
|Advanced Level Apprenticeship for IT Professionals||Level 3||C060|
These courses equip students with the skills and knowledge to progress onto occupations including:
- Programmer or software develpment professional-View occupation details here
- IT operations technician- View occupation details here
IT Support Technicians can earn from between £18,000 to £30,000 per year, depending on their experience and Web Designers can earn around £15,000 to £30,000 per year.
Students completing the level 2 study programmes move on to higher-level courses, jobs, or apprenticeships. Level 3 students often progress on to jobs or Higher Education; you can study towards the Foundation Degree in Computer Science at Wirral Met College.