This qualification gives learners the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in IT systems, systems management, and social media in business.
Upon successful completion of the first year, learners will be awarded the BTEC Level 3 Certificate in IT (one AS Level equivalent). After completing the second year, students will achieve the full BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in IT (one A Level equivalent).
This course is suitable for those studying in preparation for employment in the Information and Communication Technology sector, particularly in job roles where they will be expected to use ICT skills, liaise with users and carry out ICT support roles. This qualification is also suitable for those wishing to gain a Level 3 qualification to support further study in Further or Higher Education.
5 GCSEs A* – C. At least a grade D in GCSE Mathematics.