Who is the qualification for?

This qualification is for learners who want to acquire technical knowledge and skills by studying the knowledge, understanding
and skills related to:

  • Data Management
  • Data Interpretation
  • Data Presentation
  • Data Protection
What do I need to know, have or be able to do before taking Digital Information Technology?
  • An interest or desire to learn about ICT and how it is used in industry
  • A willingness to explore new ideas
  • The ability to work independently
  • A recognition of the importance of the supporting written work which accounts for a large amount of the course
What are the benefits of taking this course?

Digital Information Technology is an introduction to life and work in industry, our students will be able to explore the sector while:

  • Exploring the role IT plays in business and the world around us
  • Developing key technical skills to meet specific user needs
  • Putting what they’ve learned into practice
Why study Digital Information Technology?

The course is made up of three components; two that are internally assessed and one that’s externally assessed. This subject is ideal for learners who want a career in Information Technology and want to get a broad taste of digital skills.

Studying Digital Information Technology is a stepping stone to careers like IT project management, technical support and cyber security.

This qualification will provide you with the opportunity to apply academic knowledge to everyday and work contexts and gain a qualification that provides a great starting point for academic or vocational post-16 studies, and for future employment.