Information Technology BTEC Level 3 at The Harvey Grammar School
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY* – BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate
Examining Board: PEARSON
*This course is delivered at Folkestone School for Girls – Applicants for this course should apply to The Harvey. Places on the course are subject to capacity. This qualification is equivalent to one A Level.
The course builds upon the extended certificate in IT and has an additional 4 units. The additional units cover
programming, project management and the growing area of cyber security. The optional unit will be chosen from
Mobile Apps Development, Computer Games Development, Digital 2D & 3D Graphics, or Digital Animation Effects. The choice of unit will reflect student interests. All additional units are taught by applied learning.
Entry Criteria: GCSE grade 4 in English and GCSE grade 5 in Maths
Unit 4 – Internally Assessed Coursework involving Programming.
Unit 9 – Internally Assessed Coursework involving Project Management.
Unit 11 – Externally Assessed Controlled Assessment involving Cyber Security.
Optional Unit – Internally Assessed Coursework; either Mobile App Development, Computer Games Development, 2D & 3D Graphics or Animation & Effects.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Harvey Grammar School directly.