Information and Creative Technology - BTEC Level 2 at Merrill Academy
In completing this course you will learn the skills that are essential for success in employment and further education. You will undertake a variety of units that will enable you to develop their ICT skills, apply those skills to new situations and to become even more confident and capable ICT users.
8 units including:
Unit 1 - Understanding computer systems
Unit 2 - Using ICT to create business solutions
Unit 3 - Handling data using spreadsheets
Unit 5 - Creating an interactive product using multimedia components
Unit 9 - Exploring computer hardware and networks
4 units of work:
Three are assessed internally and are also internally and externally verified. 1 unit is an online examination in the summer. Lessons ensure that you learn the theory required to be applied to your project work. Group work, individual learning, case studies, video clips and discussion all ensure a broad understanding and application to enable you to work to your target grades.
This qualification can lead to a range of roles such as Data Entry Clerk, Assistant Technician, office and administration jobs.
Successful completion of the course will allow you to progress to BTEC L3 IT. You must also have completed GCSE Maths, English Grade C.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Merrill Academy directly.