NeuroTech - Level 1

Further Details
Course Code
LP52307
Location
Yale
Duration
Full Time, This is a 1-year full time course
Department
Digital Technologies, Computing & IT
Start Date
05 Sep 2022
End Date
23 Jun 2023

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Course Overview
NeuroTech Level 1 is an inclusive and fully supported course providing a learning environment that will best suit YOU. This course is designed to meet the needs and abilities of neurodiverse learners and is a great way to learn more about digital technologies and what it can offer.

Studying a NeuroTech course at Coleg Cambria allows you to work with innovative products and changing technology in the fastest growing sector in the world. It puts you in the best possible place to make the most of this digital environment and fully exploit your potential.

NeuroTech will give you the right mix of skills to progress your ambitions, ensuring that you get the best overall experience and knowledge to succeed. On the course you will work with expert staff to realise your true potential, as you develop your digital and employability skills. Fully supported, you will also develop social communication, organisational, and life and living skills.

Fully supported in all areas of the course by experienced, specialist support staff, you will have the confidence and ability to explore IT industries, with the option to progress within the college to achieve success in life and work.

Interested in digital technologies? This course can help you to get on the right track!

On this course a Pearson BTEC Level 1 qualification in Information Technology will give you the skills you need to succeed, across a range of different units and specialisms. This may include some of the following -
● Being Organised
● Developing a Personal Progression Plan
● Working with Others
● Researching a Topic
● Using Digital Communications Technologies
● Solving Technical IT Problems
● Create a Spreadsheet to Solve Problems
● Creating a Website
● Creating a Digital Product
● Developing a Digital Animated Graphic

Literacy and numeracy development will be a core focus for all learners on programme with each learner having the opportunity to undertake Essential Skills Wales qualifications in Communication and Application of Number or resit GCSEs in Maths and English.

Learners will be assigned a Pastoral Coach who will support them throughout their time on programme. They will ensure that any ALN support is put in place before learners start and that any new support needs that may arise are incorporated into their programme to help them to succeed. The course is fully supported to meet individual needs and learning differences.
Ongoing assessment via tasks and tutor monitoring.
In order to be eligible for this programme all learners must have a social communication difficulty such as Autism.

There are no formal entry requirements, although users are expected to be familiar with the basics of computer and internet use, and have a current Learning and Skills Plan, Individual Development Plan or Education, Health and Care Plan.

At Coleg Cambria we would encourage you to do the very best that you can in your exams. The better your grades the more options you will have, and may result in you gaining entry onto a higher level course.
On successful completion of this course learners could progress on to the next level of learning.

Progression on to next level of learning such as those offered in Level 2 IT, Traineeship, Apprenticeship or full time employment.
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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