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ICDL Tech (MQF Level 3)

ICDL Tech is aimed at students who are interested in computing, engineering and science careers. In addition to the modules covering fundamental digital skills needed for the modern workplace, ICDL Tech includes modules to support the development of programming/coding skills.

ICDL Tech is a test of practical skills and competencies and consists of seven (7) separate modules covering computer theory and practice. To achieve the ICDL Tech certificate, the Candidate must successfully pass a test in seven (7) modules.

ICDL Tech consists of 5 compulsory modules and 2 elective modules. The modules in ICDL Tech are:

Compulsory modules

 – Computer & Online Essentials
 – Documents (formerly Word processing)
 – Spreadsheets
 – Using Databases
 – Coding Principles OR Robotics

Elective modules (choose any 2)

 – Coding Principles OR Robotics
 – Cyber Security (formerly IT Security) 
 – Information Literacy
 – Image Editing
 – Remote Work
 – Web Editing

The ICDL Tech certificate is awarded to candidates who successfully complete all five (5) compulsory modules and any two (2) elective modules.

5 COMPULSORY Modules + 2 ELECTIVE Modules = ICDL TECH CERTIFICATE


Syllabi & Sample Tests

Click the relevant modules (above) to access the syllabi and sample of tests.

 
ICDL Tech Certificate

The ICDL Tech certificate is awarded to candidates who successfully complete all five (5) compulsory modules and any two (2) elective modules. 

The ICDL Tech certificate is comparable to Level Three (3) of the Malta Qualifications Framework.

ICDL certificates are NOT issued immediately by the Test Centre. ICDL Malta will issue the certificate and pass this on to the Test Centre where the last test was held. Candidates will collect the certificate from the Test Centre where they had sat for their last test. The fee involved in issuing the first ICDL certificate is incorporated in the cost of the ICDL Registration Number.


More Information

– Starting ICDL, training & courseware
– ICDL certification & diagnostic tests
– Frequently Asked Questions