ICT Level 2 BTEC First Extended Certificate at Basingstoke College of Technology
This course follows the Computer Science pathway and covers a wide range of subjects including:
- Technology Systems
- A Digital Portfolio
- Mobile App Development
- Software Development
- Software System Development
- Installing and Maintaining Computer Hardware
- Installing and Maintaining Computer Software
The course will be delivered through a variety of mediums including individual and group assignments, practical application of classroom based teaching and industry related projects. Two of the core units are externally assessed via an online test.
This course is equivalent points value to 3 GCSEs at grades A*-C.
4 GCSEs at grade D or above, including English Language and Maths or successful completion of a Level 1 course such as Creative Technologies.
The course is continuously assessed through written and practical assignments/tests.
If you are aged 16-18, tuition and registration fees are free.
If you are aged 19 or over, tuition and registration fees are payable at the start of each year of study; please ask for details.
If you are aged 24 or over, you may be eligible for a Student Loan to assist with your fees; please ask for details.
This course is a recognised route into a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma course. Students should achieve a Merit or Distinction grade at the end of the course to ensure progression to the next level, and have gained a C grade in GCSEs English and Maths.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Basingstoke College of Technology directly.