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Rooks Heath College

Rooks Heath College

Opportunity through Learning

Key Stage 5

BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in IT

This course is equivalent to 1 A level and is taught over 2 years.

This course is designed for learners who are interested in an introduction to the study of creating IT systems to manage and share information, alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, but not necessarily in IT.

Students study the relationship between hardware and software and managing and communicating information and data across thee mandatory units:

  • Information Technology Systems
  • Creating Systems to Manage Information
  • Using Social Media in Business

Students will complete an additional unit of study on either data modelling or website development to complete the qualification.