Students study the Edexcel BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Information Technology. This qualification is designed to support students who are interested in an introduction to the study of creating IT systems to manage and share information, alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not just necessarily in IT. Students complete four units of which three are mandatory and two are external. Mandatory content is 83% and external assessment is 58%.
Unit 3 – Using social Media for Business
Unit 6 – Web Development
Unit 6, Prep for Unit 2 and Prep for Unit 1
Unit 2 Preparation
Unit 1 and 2 Preparation
Exam board and course
ICT and Computer Science catch-up sessions every Monday at lunchtime and Tuesdays after school.