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BTEC level 3 subsidiary diploma and diploma in IT *FEES PAYABLE* at Sackville School

Course description

The IT practitioners’ subsidiary diploma course consists of 2 compulsory core units plus an
additional 4 units. The course is completed over 2 years and is equivalent to 1 GCE A level.
However, you can achieve the level 3 BTEC certificate at the end of year 12 after completing 3
units.
Core units
Communication and employability skills for IT
Computer systems
Specialist units
Computer animation
Advanced database/spreadsheet skills
Communication technologies
Website production and management
The IT (business) diploma course consists of 4 compulsory core units plus an additional 8 units
from a selection which will be chosen by the business studies department. The course is
completed over 2 years and is equivalent to 2 GCE A levels.
Core Units
Communication and employability skills for IT
Computer systems
Information systems
Impact of the use of ICT on business systems
Specialist units
Computer animation
Advanced database skills
Advanced spreadsheet skills
Website production and management
Introduction to marketing
e-commerce
Developing computer games
Exploring business activity

Entry requirements

5 GCSE grades C or above

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 04 November 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years

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