BTEC IT KS5
Students follow the 'BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in IT' which is designed to provide a highly specialist work-related qualification for a range of vocational sectors. It provides the learner with knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment. It offers an engaging programme for those who are clear about the area of employment that they wish to enter.
The course attracts UCAS points that equate to similar-sized general qualifications and is broadly equivalent to one GCE A Level.
The Extended Certificate consists of four units: -
- Unit 1 Information Systems, (External examination)
- Unit 2 Database (External Assessment)
- Unit 3 Social Media in Business (coursework)
- Unit 6 Website development (Coursework)