BTEC Extended Certificate, Diploma or Extended Diploma

ICT is a fantastic way to kick start a career in IT or Creative Industries.

BTEC Level 3 Nationals IT courses offers a flexible range of qualifications that can be studied alongside other Level 3 qualifications such as A levels or other BTEC Nationals as part of a larger programme of study, or as the main focus of study.

Course Content

Year 1
Information Technology Systems
Creating systems to manage information
Using social media in business
Data Modelling
Website development
Mobile Apps devlopment
Computer Games develop

Year 2
IT project management
Cyber security and incident management
IT technical support and management
Software testing
IT service delivery
Customising and integrating applications
Cloud storage and collaboration tools
Digital 2D & 3D graphics
Digital animation and effects
The internet of things
Enterprise in IT
Business process modelling tools



30% Exam
70% Coursework


Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs (4-9)
English & Maths (4)


Course Outcome

Extended Certificate: One A Level
Diploma: Two A Levels
Extended Diploma: Three A Levels