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Level 2

T Level Foundation Year in Digital Production, Design and Development


The Transition to T-Level programme is intended for those that are looking to progress into the T-Level in the coming year, but do not yet meet the requirements to join.

This programme is ran along within the T-Level ideals with both a strong core of technical details and details, along with a occupational placements, which will help to prepare you for both employment, and for progression to the T-Level programme.

The core technical content is based on the Skills for Professions in Digital Industries and Technology, along with GCSE and professional skills development ideals. This could consist of a range of modules and units, consisting of some of the following (depending on availability at the time):

  • GCSE Maths/English programme
  • Automation in Office Programs
  • Creating and Publishing Web Pages
  • Cyber Security and Data Analysis
  • Hardware and Software
  • Programming Fundamentals and Projects
  • Career Planning, Revision and Exam Skills


3 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including English Language or Maths with a minimum of a Grade 3 in the other GCSE (English Language or Maths). All applicants will be invited for a mandatory interview with the Study Programme Leader.

Please also note that you must be a maximum of 17 years of age at the beginning of the course in order to transition onto the main T-Level programme.

It would also be suggested that you have looked into finding a relevant occupational placement for yourself and be willing to undertake this throughout the course of the year.

*FREE* Online short courses

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.


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