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IT Users Level 1 BTEC Diploma at Preston's College

Course description

As Information Technology continues to become an increasingly vital aspect of our lives, this course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to pursue further study or employment in the rapidly growing industry of IT. You will be taught by tutors with an in-depth knowledge of the ICT industry and the requirements of job roles within it.

Course content

Units of study include:

– Starting work in the IT industry
– PC systems
– Developing skills in ICT
– IT applications
– Personal effectiveness
– Working in the IT industry
– Social responsibilities at work
– Digital graphics

Entry requirements

You need a profile of mainly grade E’s at GCSE including English and maths. Basic keyboard skills are also required.


You will be assessed through coursework and assignments.

Future opportunities

Successful completion of this course will allow you to progress onto a Level 2 course in IT, or a seek employment within industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Preston's College directly.

Last updated date: 25 May 2016
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