BTEC First Diploma IT PractitionersWeston College
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- Weston Super Mare
The BTEC First Diploma IT Practitioners is designed to offer you a. wide range of theoretical and practical computing skills that are matched to the needs of modern industry and business. It also provides a dynamic pathway to further study and employment. The topics you will study include: Web development. PC hardware and software installation. Computer systems. You will be given the.
Requirements: You will need at least 4 GCSEs in the C-E range, preferably to include two at grade C or above or an appropriate Level 1 qualification such as an Introductory Diploma in IT@Work at Merit grade or above. In addition you will need to have a successful course interview and a keen interest in computing.
Government funding available
BTEC First Diploma
The BTEC First Diploma IT Practitioners is designed to offer you a
wide range of theoretical and practical computing skills that are matched to the needs of modern industry and business. It also provides a dynamic pathway to further study and employment.
The topics you will study include:
· Web development
· PC hardware and software installation
· Computer systems.
You will be given the opportunity to achieve additional qualifications alongside your main course.
You will also have the opportunity to further develop your literacy skills.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed continually during the course through project
work, assignments, practical tests and presentations.
AT A GLANCE
On successful completion you may:
Progress to a BTEC National Diploma in IT Practitioners.
Progress to an Advanced Diploma in IT.
Progress to an Apprenticeship.
Enter a related career where your sound grounding of IT principles will be of benefit.
Achieving this qualification will give you the equivalent of 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C.