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OCR Level 2 Cambridge Technical Diploma in IT

Course Code: C2482
Campus: Titanic Quarter
Week Commencing: 10 Sep 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
08 Jun 19
Time: 00:00-00:00
Day of Week: N/A

The Level 2 diploma is a one year exciting and dynamic IT course. The Cambridge Technical Diploma in IT takes an in-depth look at IT that’s all around us, providing students with a theoretical background reinforced with skills that transfer into the modern workplace. If you are interested in a career in the IT industry e.g. Software Development, Games Development, Web Development, Hardware or indeed general IT then this is the perfect starting point. The course covers a number of units which may typically include: Communicating and Working in the IT Industry, Website Development, Computer Graphics, Animation Techniques, Computer Systems and Developing Programming Solutions. You must be motivated and have completed a programme of general education which would enable you to benefit from and succeed on this course. Assessments involve written assignments, group projects and class tests. Practical elements of this course also include regular team building and IT industry related field trips/guest speakers. Upon successful completion, you will gain four GCSEs (A-C). If required you will also undertake Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT. 

This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria which are outlined at the beginning of this document


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Important Information

On completion of this course many of our students typically choose to go on to further education IT courses including software engineering, games development, web development or A Levels or you may enter the IT profession possibly as an IT technician or using your new found IT skills in the creative industry.

Contact Information

Tel: 028 9026 5033/5321 or  email: [email protected]