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ICT BTEC level 3 at Sir Bernard Lovell School

Course description

BTEC National is a qualification that is designed to provide specialist workrelated qualifications in a range of sectors. Covering a number of ICT topics the course uses hands-on tasks to build up a portfolio of evidence that enables you to demonstrate your understanding. This will include using Adobe Flash to create an interactive animation, Microsoft Access to create a database and a number of Web 2.0 technologies to research different communication methods.

A number of units will be covered throughout the two years and these are listed below. Three units will be covered in Year 12 and three in Year 13, each with equal value, and at the end of Year 13 you will gain an A-Level equivalent qualification.

Throughout the 2 years you will have the opportunity to build on skills learned in Years 10 and 11 whilst gaining new skills and using new software packages.

Future opportunities

BTEC National Award for IT Practitioners is a useful complement to any degree course and would be particularly useful for careers or courses in ICT, business, computing, management, technology and design.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sir Bernard Lovell School directly.

Last updated date: 07 May 2015

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