BTEC / City & Guilds Information Technology Level 2/3

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Computing & Digital Technology

Level

Level
2/3

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Full Time

Location

Location
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Start Date

Start Date
01 September 2020

Duration

Duration
1 year

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

A minimum of two GCSEs Grade C and two GCSEs Grade D and above. These should include either Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language or an appropriate Level 2 Certificate in a relevant vocational area with Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language.

In a nutshell

You will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge and gain a broader understanding of the IT and Computing Sector as well as developing skills for working within a business support environment.

This is a rare opportunity to obtain two exciting qualifications in one year.

By the end of the year you will have achieved the:

BTEC Diploma Level 3 in ICT Systems and Principles and a City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Business Support.

This course is for you if...

...you want to pursue a career in ICT and Computing

...you are keen to work in a business support environment

...you want to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for success in your working life

...you have a keen interest in computing and technology

What will I be doing?

The course consists of a range of units including:

  • Information Systems
  • Computer Systems
  • Networking Principles
  • Principles of ICT Systems and Data Security
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Business support techniques

What is expected of me?

To enrol you will need a minimum of two GCSEs Grade C and two GCSEs Grade D and above. These should include either Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language or an appropriate Level 2 Certificate in a relevant vocational area with Maths/Numeracy or English/Welsh First Language.

Full commitment of attendance is required. Respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject and self-motivation are the essential qualities we expect to see in all our learners. You will be continually assessed and there is an expectation that you will continue your studies and coursework in your own time.

What comes next?

Employment in the Business, IT and Computing Sector or the opportunity to study the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Computing or in some cases the HND in Computing or alternatively the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business or in some cases the Foundation Degree in Business.

Additional information

All costs are under review and subject to change.

Where can I study BTEC / City & Guilds Information Technology Level 2/3?

EFBD0094AA
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
(Full Time)
Start Date: 01 September 2020

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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