Information and Creative Technologies



BTEC Level 2 ICT

During the study of this course pupils will develop knowledge and skills in a number of areas related to the world of Information and Creative Media. The course consists of four units which make up the final grade of Pass, Merit, Distinction as BTEC Level 2. There are two core units which are sat as online exams Unit 1: The Online World and Unit 2: Technology Systems. Students then complete two other coursework units to make up the rest of their credits. This year our students have completed Unit 6: Digital Graphics and will complete Unit 12: Software Development.



Cambridge Technical Level 3 ICT

The Cambridge Technical Level 3 course is offered as both a Subsidiary (equivalent to one A-Level) and a Diploma course(equivalent to 2 A- Levels). During the study of this exciting course pupils can expect to complete a range of units on such subjects as App development, Multimedia, Databases, Social Media for business Web Development, Animation, Computer Systems, Information Systems and Project Planning with IT, equipping pupils with a large skillset in preparation for the workplace. Students are encouraged to be entrepreneurs and start their business lives eg by developing their own apps, IT support businesses etc.