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Information Technology BTEC at Carlton Academy

Course description

If you are interested in the ever-changing world of IT, then this course can help you develop your skills to be part of it. It focuses on the skills that are in wide demand in the workplace and will help you to prepare for work in most areas of industry.

Course content

This course introduces you to the rapidly developing world of IT. You will study a wide range of subjects that will consist of:

  • Communication and Employability Skills for IT
  • Computer Systems
  • e-Commerce
  • Website Production
  • Digital Graphics
  • Business Resources

You will be taught using a range of teaching techniques including lectures, web 2.0 tools, group work and collaboration via the latest technologies. You will complete products set with an employer focus and gain valuable experience through realistic working environments.

Entry requirements

A GCSE Grade C or higher in English and Mathematics.

Future opportunities

BTEC IT offers skills to equip you for whatever chosen profession or further education route you choose. Virtually every chosen profession in the marketplace makes use of IT to some degree. BTEC IT will put you one step ahead. Typical career paths include: Animation, Game Design, Project Management, Advertising and Web Design.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carlton Academy directly.

Last updated date: 03 October 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September