ICT

Information Technology
Level 3 BTEC Nationals in Information Technology

We regularly review the ICT and Computing curriculum to ensure that all our pupils develop up to date knowledge and skills fit for the 21st century workplace and needs of the society. We look to provide an exciting and innovative curriculum with different pathways to suit the needs of our pupils.

The Pearson Edexcel BTEC Nationals in Information Technology is a qualification which is a modern, work-related qualification which progresses into higher education or employment. Pupils develop high-level skills employers and universities look for, such as teamwork, creative thinking, presentation skills and the opportunity to build independent research and study skills essential for success at university and in the work-place.

Topics covered are:

Year 12

Unit 2                   Creating Systems to Manage Information (External Assessment)

Unit 3                   Using Social Media in Business (Internal Assessment)

 

Year 13

Unit 1                   Information and Technology Systems (External Assessment)

Unit 6                   Web Development (Internal Assessment)