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Information Technology BTEC Subsidiary Diploma at The Spires College

Course description

Information and Communication Technology is increasingly used in every area of business. This BTEC course provides you with a high level of skill and understanding in ICT.The BTEC Subsidiary Diploma / Diploma ICT course combines taught theory lessons with practical assignments and project portfolio work. You will be taught new high-level ICT skills and will need to investigate and display knowledge of how ICT is used in the outside world.You are usually given the freedom to design your own projects - enabling you to focus on your individual area of interest. Students who have taken this course have found the project work both challenging and interesting. Projects are assessed in a variety of ways. You may be giving a presentation, writing a report, sending emails or having a debate with your tutor. Assessments will be varied and mirror how you would apply those skills in the real world of IT.Unit 1: Employability and Communication Skills for ITUnit 2: Computer SystemsUnit 3: Information SystemsThe remaining units will be selected by your tutor

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs A* - C

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Spires College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years