IT - BTEC Level 3 at Merrill Academy
In completing this course you will have the opportunity to develop the further ICT skills that are essential for success in employment and higher education. You will undertake a variety of units which will enable you to fully develop your ICT skills, apply those skills to new situations and to become even more confident and capable ICT users.
Unit 1 – Communication and employability skills for IT
Unit 2 – Computer systems
Unit 25 – Maintaining computer systems
Unit 28 – Website production
Unit 30 – Digital Graphics
Unit 35 – Digital graphics for interactive media
Opportunity to join the Merrill Careers Academy in IT
To Study A's Levels or Applied Learning courses at level 3 you must have gained a grade C or above in English and Maths and have a minimum of three other GCSE's at grade C or above
Level 2 ICT Attributes – hardworking, desire to achieve, meets deadlines.
This is a vocational course consisting of 6 coursework projects that will be completed over the 2 years. The coursework is marked internally and moderated by an external moderator. Lessons ensure that you will learn the theory required and that you can apply it to your project work. Group work, individual learning, case studies, video clips and discussion all ensure a broad understanding and application to enable you to work to your target grades.
This qualification can lead to a range of roles such as Data Entry Clerk, Assistant Technician and Assistant Applications User.
Further study at degree level can lead to careers such as Programmer, Systems Analyst, Network Manager, Web Developer, Web Manager, and Games Designer.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Merrill Academy directly.