Computing - Level 2 (Diploma)

Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology

What will you be working towards?

Code 7275
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


The course will inspire you to produce computer-based product, taking you from consumer to creator. It will prepare you for the world of work or for progression to Level 3 courses in Computer Science or Games Design.


Units will include:

  • The Online World
  • Technology Systems
  • Digital Portfolio
  • Spreadsheet Development
  • Website Development
  • Installing and Maintaining Computer Hardware
  • Database development
  • Creating Digital Graphics

This programme of study also provides you with the opportunity of gaining Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) qualifications.

How will it be delivered?

Two units are assessed via online exams. All other units are internally assessed via technical reports and project-based work.

Entry requirements

You will need:

  • 4 or more GCSEs at Grade 3 (D) or higher, which must include a grade 4 (C) in at least one of English and maths.


  • A relevant Level 1 qualification (at Merit where graded).You will be invited to an interview to help us ensure the course is right for you

Your next steps...

The College of West Anglia offers many opportunities to continue studying from entry level through to degrees at University Centre West Anglia. Some of the courses available for those who have successfully completed this course include: 

  • Computing - Level 3 (Extended Diploma) (King's Lynn)
  • Games Design - Level 3 (Extended Diploma) (King's Lynn) 
  • Computing - Level 3 (Extended Diploma) (Wisbech)
  • Information Technology (IT Application Specialists) - Apprenticeship (Advanced) - Level 3 (Workplace)