Course Details

  • Made films but want to take them to a professional level?
    Does Social Media Marketing appeal to you as a job?
    Maybe you’re interested in a designing websites?
    Do you want to make a career from your coding skills?

    If you have an Education, Health and Care plans up to the age of 24, you’re motivated to go into paid employment and you answered yes to any of the above then our Digital Supported Internship is for you.

    The Digital Supported Internship is a partnership programme between The Manchester College, Digital Advantage and Pure Innovations.

    The programme offers a year of agency work experience in a Manchester City Centre workspace and within external placements, working on real live briefs set by creative and digital employers.

    You’ll receive access to careers support, advice and guidance on employment and training options during and after the programme.

    Supported Internships are aimed specifically at students with Education, Health and Care plans up to the age of 24. If you’re motivated about work and want to progress to paid employment, then this course can help you onto the path to success.

  • Applicants must possess an Education, Health and Care plan up to the age of 24 and a motivation to progress into paid employment.

  • The course will predominantly be assessed through a skills development portfolio of evidence that you will build up during your time on the Digital Supported Internship.
    You may also complete assessments for the Functional Skills requirements in English and Maths.
    You’ll attend a person-centred review during the year to assess your progress against individual EHC plan targets.

  • Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners will be able to progress into paid and self-employment in the creative and digital roles such as social media, graphic design, coding and programming.

    Careers page
  • Funding must be agreed from your Local Authority prior to a place on the course being confirmed.

    Fees, finance and funding page
  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?
    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance. Just get in touch here!

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