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Computing, Digital and IT

Website Design Level 1 Award Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course starts w/c 16 September. Days and times are tbc. Classes are for 3 hours a week for 12 weeks, term-time only.

Entry requirements

There is no requirement for you to have achieved any qualifications or units prior to undertaking this qualification. A reasonable standard of computing skills will be required.

You will achieve

Level 1 Award in Website Design (Gateway Qualification)

Course overview

Have you ever considered making your own website? Does your organisation or small business want to expand its online presence? In this course you will develop the knowledge and understanding of the core areas within website design and learn how to create your own website.

Course content

You will learn how to create a simple website using tools and techniques to add functionality, navigation buttons and hyperlinks. You will also develop skills in planning and designing a website and once complete you will review the finished website and make suggestions for improvement.

You will develop knowledge and understanding of the core areas of website design.

Unit Learning Outcomes

  • Know the uses and features of websites.
  • Be able to design a website for an audience and purpose.
  • Be able to create a website.
  • Be able to test and review a website

You will be assessed using a range of methods such as practical tasks and written coursework within a portfolio of evidence. This portfolio will be used to determine your grade.

All equipment will be provided

SciTech Digital Innovation Centre
Falcon Street
S70 2EY

Upon completion you could progress on to the Level 2 Award in Digital Marketing

How much does the course cost?

This course costs £150. This course may be FREE to study depending on your circumstances – please see the drop-down option below for more details.

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

Part-time courses are only available for learners who are 19 years old and above. You may not have to pay for this course if you are employed but earn below £21,255 a year, or if you receive Job Seekers Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance or Universal Credit. If you are unemployed, actively seeking employment and receive Council Tax Benefit, Housing Benefit, Income Support or WFTC then you may also receive funding for this course. You will need to provide evidence of your eligibility which will be checked at enrolment.

This course is funded by South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority (SYMCA) and/or West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA). You must be living in the South or West Yorkshire regions to qualify for funding.

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Website Design Level 1 Award Part-time

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