IT - BTEC Diploma

Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology

What will you be working towards?

Code SPA7
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Working in today�s challenging and fast-paced IT environment and being able to adapt to the changing world requires you to have a wide range of skills.

If you are looking to embark on a career in IT, then look no further. Our team is made up of highly qualified ICT teachers who are experts in Microsoft software, as well as networking, programming and hardware installation.

Most of our teachers have come from the ICT and business industry and have a wealth of experience to share with you. They are supportive and motivational tutors who will do their best to make your time at with us enjoyable, interesting and an excellent learning experience. They will also support you in finding employment or a university place of your choosing.


The course is designed to provide highly specialist work-related qualifications in a range of vocational sectors and will give students the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment. They also provide career development opportunities and progression to higher education, degree and professional development programmes. Core units: Communication and Employability Skills in IT, Computer Systems, Information Systems. Specialist units may include: Database Skills, Systems Analysis and Design, Website, Production, Software Design, Human Computer Interface, Computer Networks.

How will it be delivered?

Practical demonstrations

� Observations

� Online exams

� Written assessments

� End point assessment

Entry requirements

5 GCSE grades 5 or above including maths and English. Sheffield South East VI Form may consider students with GCSE grade 4s on an individual case by case.