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Cambridge Technical in IT Double Award at Portslade Aldridge Community Academy

Course description

IT is at the heart of everyday life, at home, work and in our leisure time from computer graphics and control systems to communications and problem solving.

IT has an ever increasing role to play.   As well as improving your employability, this qualification is;

  • high quality and nationally recognised
  • vocationally-related

This option is for the keen IT enthusiast who possibly wishes to progress within IT post college.

Course content

You will study a variety of IT units such as;

  • Communication and employability skills for IT
  • Information systems
  • Computer game design

Entry requirements

Preferably studied ICT or Business Studies at KS4


By completing a wide variety of units of coursework. These are assessed internally by your teacher and then are externally verified.

Future opportunities

Nearly every job requires competent IT skills. Or this could be the starting point to you entering the IT sector.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Portslade Aldridge Community Academy directly.

Last updated date: 24 November 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September