Studying Digital Industries at Eastleigh College is a creative journey through the world of information and communication technology. You will have the opportunity to develop computer games, explore digital 3D modelling, create digital graphics and manage networks. The facilities available enable the use of industry standard resources , our industry led projects provide students real life experience of work to support progression to University and employment.
School Leaver Courses
Generally studied by 16-18 year olds as an alternative to A-Levels.
Level 2 in Digital Futures
This programme is designed for individuals interested in digital industries, such as digital media, graphics,…
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Computer Science
This programme provides a foundation in all aspects of programming, with a strong bias towards practical…
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production and Technology
This programme is designed for individuals interested in modern media production, such as digital graphics,…
Adult Professional Courses
Expert qualifications that can be studied flexibly around your working life.
Advanced Microsoft Excel
Course Syllabus: Working with Advanced Formulas • Using Names • Using decision-making functions •…
Higher National Diploma in Creative Media and Technology
Studies include:- 3D modelling for games and animation using industry-standard software, video editing…
Intermediate Microsoft Access
Course Syllabus: • Creating relational databases • Database normalising • Introducing relating tables •…
Intermediate Microsoft Excel
Course Syllabus: Working with Large Worksheets • Viewing options • Hiding and displaying data •…
Introduction to Microsoft Access
Course Syllabus: Database Concepts • Database concepts and terminology • Exploring the Access environment •…
Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Course Syllabus: Getting Started • Spreadsheet terminology • Exploring the Excel window • Getting…
Level 2 Certificate in Digital Skills for Work
Part-Time Work Based
For a full overview of the course and details of the funding available to cover the costs please contact…
The department currently makes use of five specialised computer suites, equipped with both PCs and iMacs with the latest version industry-standard software. The software used is fully licensed and available for users to install at home. The lecturers have industrial experience in various specialisations including networks, repair and maintenance of PCs, electronics, engineering, game development, 3D modelling, business and data analysis and of course, programming.
The College has good links with local businesses, who will occasionally offer work to the department. This gives our learners a unique understanding of the industry and first-hand experience with genuine projects, prior to seeking work or a place at University. This work may include creating 3D assets for computer flight simulator software, writing code, designing business solutions and even creating CGI imagery and video for marketing purposes.
Launch of UK-Dutch Logistics Career Colleges network to benefit learners
Eastleigh College is one of only seven FE colleges in the UK to be part of The Career Colleges Trust, which has joined forces with STC International in the Netherlands to launch a pioneering network of specialist logistics colleges.
The rise in online courses helps people and businesses get back on their feet
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact on jobs and businesses, Eastleigh College has experienced an increase in demand for online courses, and we believe these digital, part time professional courses will be pivotal as individuals and employers get back on their feet as people upskill or retrain.