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Business Administration and ICT at Newall Green High School and Sixth Form

Course description

Why should I take this course?

You will develop employability skills to prepare you for further training and employment within the Business, Administration and ICT sectors. You will learn and develop digital skills, technical skills and administrative skills through a range of units.

You will have the opportunity to work with a number of local businesses and training providers throughout the year to develop your knowledge and understanding of the Business, Administration and ICT sectors to develop your employability skills.

Course content

What will I learn on this course?

Units include:

Computer Systems

Information Systems

Managing Networks

e-commerce

Programming

Developing Computer Games

Website Production

Digital Graphics

Computer Animation

Entry requirements

What do I need to join this course?

We encourage all students to aim for 5 A*-C, including English and Maths. If you do not have these qualifications we will still consider your application. If you do not have a grade C or above in English or Maths you will take these subjects as part of your pathway.

Assessment

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is based on regular assignments and practical tasks. You are also expected to attend a work placement once a week. 

Financial information

Students can apply for support from the Student Support Fund (£15-33 per week).

Future opportunities

What will I be able to do after the course finishes?

You will be able to do a higher level Business, Administration or ICT qualification at another centre. An apprenticeship with one of your course’s business or progression partners. Employment within the Business, Administration and ICT sectors.

 

 

Further information

What qualification will I achieve if I successfully complete this course?

 

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 October 2015
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