Web Design Basics - L3 Cert

This qualification is designed for learners who are working or would like to work in a web design team or as a freelance web designer and want to increase their knowledge, skills and understanding or seek an opportunity for relevant employment.



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Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee
apply 60635 18/10/23 05/07/24 Wednesday 14:00 20:00 £362

What will I study?

You will work to better understand the roles and responsibilities that can be found within a web design team. You will work to create a web page using HTML, use CSS to format text and understand colours and backgrounds. We will also look at using JavaScript and the Document Object Model (DOM) in order to access and change elements, attributes and contents. We will also cover the fundamentals of web images and Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG).

What previous qualifications or experience do I need?

Minimum five grade 4-9 at GCSE or successful completion of the Level 2 course, and English and/or maths at grade 4.

How will I be assessed?

Internally assessed and externally quality assured portfolio of evidence

What qualification will I achieve?

NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Web Design

What can I do after completing this course?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to: • Level 3 Certificate in Graphic Design • Level 4 Award in PHP • Level 4 Award in C# • Level 4 Award in Python • Level 4 Award in UX/UI • Web Designer/Frontend Developer (or similar job role)

Are there any extra costs?

No however owning your own PC computer will be helpful for you.

Additional Info

This qualification is designed for learners who are working or would like to work in a web design team. Entry is at the discretion of the centre. However, learners should be aged 16 or above to undertake this qualification. There are no specific prior skills/knowledge a learner must have for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they have already achieved a level 2 digital qualification. Centres are responsible for ensuring that this qualification is appropriate for the age and ability of learners. They need to make sure that learners can fulfil the requirements of the learning outcomes and comply with the relevant literacy, numeracy and health and safety aspects of this qualification. Learners registered on this qualification should not undertake another qualification at the same level with the same or a similar title, as duplication of learning may affect funding eligibility.