Information and Creative TechnologyOther
SpecificationBTEC First Award in Information and Creative Technology
Course StructureMajor topics / units included are: Understanding Computer systems, Designing and creating Multimedia Product; how to work with information and data to meet specific business needs, designing and utilising digital graphics, designing and creating digital audio podcasts etc.
AssessmentCoursework and Examination

Coursework internally assessed and externally moderated

A BTEC First Award in Information and Creative Technology is equivalent to one GCSE at grade A*-C.

Additional opportunitiesOn this course, you will be involved in a variety of activities, such as group discussions, independent research, paired work, whole class debate and presentations.
Skills DevelopedYou will develop a range of useful skills including using and organising files in different application software, such as Pro Desktop, Adobe Fireworks, Spreadsheets, Presentation, Web Authoring etc… You will also learn about E-Safety, use of Interactive Multimedia and Technological Innovations.
Progression RoutesThis qualification is designed to enable candidates to enter employment at operative or trainee level within a wide range of environments using ICT. Such candidates would normally enter employment through a work-related training programme.

Alternatively the College offers the opportunity to study the BTEC ICT course at Level 3 which enables students to progress onto Degree programmes in Computing, IT and/or other Technologies.

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