Information Technology

BTEC Level 3

REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE

You enjoy studying how computers are used within a range of IT systems.

You want to learn the practical skills in IT, which are transferable to the workplace or higher education.

You enjoy problem solving and finding IT solutions.

You enjoy using a varied range of IT applications and are keen to become an expert user of a wide variety of systems.

 

WHAT YOU WILL STUDY

You will study a varying number of units depending on the pathway you take. Topics are likely to include Creating Systems to Manage Information and Using Social Media in Business.
Other units delivered may include Information Technology Systems, Programming, Website Development, Mobile Apps Development and Computer Games Development.

 

HOW YOU WILL BE ASSESSED

Students are assessed with both internal and external assessments. Students may have one resit attempt for the externally assessed units.

 

PROGRESSION

Many IT students go on to study IT in university for example a degree in Information Management or a foundation degree in Business Computing or a HND/HNC. This qualification will equip
you with a broad range of technical skills which are suitable for employment or an apprenticeship.