DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES HNC
Web Development & Graphic Design
Want to make a positive change to the digital world? You’ve picked the right Website Development and Graphic Design qualification. We’re on a mission to make the digital world a better place. This Level 4 qualification will boost your creative skills by giving a broad introduction to digital technologies and to a range of digital technology specialist functions.
What will I do?
The Digital Technologies HNC – Website Development and Graphic Design, equivalent to the first year of a university degree programme. It concentrates on developing the skills to succeed in industry and prepares you for work in the digital sector. You’ll study units such as:
- Website Design and Development
- Digital Page Production
- Application and Development
You’ll gain a wide range of knowledge, during your Website Development and Graphic Design course, tied to practical skills gained through research, independent study, directed study and workplace scenarios, with live project briefs from our employer partners. You will also have the opportunity to develop transferable skills such as communication, teamwork, research and analysis, which are highly valued in higher education and the workplace.Apply Now
Is it for me?
If you’re looking to get your career in Website Development and Graphic Design started and have a passion for digital technologies, then this is the course for you. There are full time and part time course options available to suit your needs.
Not ready to apply yet? Why not give us an email, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. We’ll be able to advise on whether this Website Development and Graphic Design course is right for you and take it from there.Apply Now
After studying a Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Digital Technologies you’ll have sound knowledge of the basic concepts of digital technology. You’ll be able to demonstrate a range of subject-specific skills as well as general skills and qualities relevant to digital employers.
Once you’ve completed your HNC, you can progress your learning by moving on to Digital Technologies Higher National Diploma, progress on to study at university or onto employment.
MK College and the South-Central Institute of Technology (SCIoT) are now partnering with The Open University to produce new routes to full honours degrees which represent a real cost saving for students.
You can now study towards your HND (Higher National Diploma), followed by a third top-up year with the open University.
What types of jobs could you expect afterwards?
You could expect roles with titles such as Web Developer, Animator, Graphic Designer, Content Developer. Don’t feel limited by this list, with the Digital Technologies HNC you’ll be anything ready.
During these jobs you could be responsible for working in a dynamic and agile environment, with constant exposure to new technologies and plenty of opportunities to grow your skills and learn from others.
Did you know?
- The Creative Industries sector employed 2.1M people in 2019. (UKIE). Web Developer roles have increased by 47% (Tech Nation Jobs and Skills Report 2020).