Certificate in Web Design - MK College

Certificate in Web Design

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This qualification provides learners with the knowledge, skills, and understanding of web design to work in a web design team as a freelance web designer or seek relevant employment.

What will I do?

This qualification includes 5 mandatory units that will support learners in developing their skills to access the available and relevant opportunities to their capabilities and aspirations.

Unit 01 Understanding the web and web design

Unit 02 Creating a web page using HTML

Unit 03 Understanding and using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

Unit 04 Understanding and using JavaScript

Unit 05 Understanding the fundamentals of web images and Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)

What’s next?

You could consider either freelancing or seeking employment opportunities. Alternatively, you might explore progression into other programs offered within the South Central Institute of Technology.

Is it for me?

This programme is for people who wish to further develop their web design knowledge in the workplace or who are looking to enter the workforce or change careers. Students must be able to commit to the two terms of the programme and have access to IT outside of college for independent work.

entry requirements

No specific prior skills or knowledge are necessary for this qualification. However, having achieved a level 2 digital qualification may be beneficial. Additionally, successful completion of a Pre-Course Questionnaire and interview is required.

Course Information

  1. Certificate in Web Design



    2 Sep 2024


    4 Apr 2025


    7 Months




    17:30 – 20:30


    South Central IoT – Bletchley

    • FEES

    • 19 – 23


    • 24+


    • Overseas


More information is available on Fees & Funding for 19 + here and EEA Nationals here.


Expert Guidance: Learn from industry professionals with years of experience in web design and development.

Hands-On Learning: Gain practical experience through real-world projects and exercises.

Cutting-Edge Curriculum: Stay ahead of the curve with the latest tools, techniques, and trends in web design.

Career Support: opportunities to hear from employers.

How will my progress be monitored?

During the programme, the tutor will set homework and independent learning activities, and verbal and written feedback will be provided.

How will I be assessed?

You will produce an internally assessed portfolio of evidence, evaluated by college staff and externally quality assured by NCFE. This portfolio will consist of various assessments, such as product production, written work, and observation.

How much will I have to study each week?

As part of the program, you will be required to spend 3 hours a week in college and dedicate approximately 2 hours of work outside of college time. It’s crucial that you can commit to the two terms of the program and have access to IT for independent work. This is because a significant portion of your learning and assessment will be conducted digitall

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