BTEC National Information Technology (Old Specification)

Exam Board

Pearson/Edexcel
 

Course Entry Requirement

Grade 4+ English and 4+ in Mathematics
 

Course Overview

This course is 100% coursework. The units that are covered are below:
 
1 A Level - 6 units
 
U1
Communication and Employability Skills for IT
U2
Computer Systems
U3
Information Systems
U8
e-Commerce
U22
Developing Computer Games
U28
Website Production
 
 

Assessment

100% coursework. We offer 1 A Level equivalent - 6 units,
 

Support Materials

BTEC Level 3 National Information Technology Book 1 by Karen Anderson and Alan Jarvis.
 

Any Specialist Equipment Required?

Access to internet and PC / Laptop – We have lots of access to these facilities in school, but students will be expected to complete work electronically outside of school.
 

Key Dates

One Unit completed by the end of each term..
 

Clubs or Interventions

Monday - Friday – Lunch club & after school 3.00pm – 4.30pm
 

Future Careers/Uni Courses

Most universities accept BTEC courses.
  • Information Technology
  • Information Systems
  • Communications & Networking
  • Computer Science
  • Games Development
  • IT and Statistics
  • Cyber Security
  • Artificial Intelligence
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