What will I learn?
Utilising the expertise of the staff who lead the course, there are many opportunities for you to show and display work completed and gain classroom and hands-on experience in working within a small business.
You will be expected to have good organisational skills, complete assignment work on time, have reasonable time management skills and be willing to learn a breadth of new subjects.
You will also have the opportunity to develop real life working skills within the IT/business industry, such as meeting deadlines, working as a team, planning meetings and working independently. There will also be the opportunity to link classroom theory and vocational activities together, through occasions such as visits to and from the retail sector of the business industry.
• Career progression
• Word processing software
• Developing multimedia products
• Using the internet
• Using email
• Design software
• Imaging software
• Developing animation
• Desktop publishing software
• Presentation software
• Website software
• Investigating interactive media products
What grades will I need?
Four GCSEs at D-F/3-1 (including English) or a Pass at a relevant Entry Level 3 BTEC Diploma together with a controlled assessment
How will I be assessed?
Coursework and final assessment.
Where will it lead me?
BTEC Level 2 IT Diploma
• Opportunities in the retail sector
• Data inputting and analysis