• it 01
  • Computer Science incorporating AI and Robotics Level 1 02
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  • Computer Science incorporating AI and Robotics Level 1 01
  • Cyber Security and Digital Forensics Level 2

Overview

The BTEC First Extended Certificate gives learners the opportunity to gain a broad knowledge and understanding of and develop skills in the information technology sector and some aspects of the creative industries.

Course description

This course is ideal if you wish to further develop your skills in information and creative technologies. You will study a range of ICT applications including website design, online world and app design and the technology systems that support them.

What areas will I study?

Core/Mandatory units

  • The online world
  • Technology systems
  • A digital portfolio

Optional Units

  • Creating digital animation
  • Creating digital graphics
  • Spreadsheet development
  • Database development
  • Website development
  • Multimedia product developments

Additionally, it will be possible to take one or more GCSEs.

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Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 September | 2019/20 - 1 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 September | 2019/20 £900.00 1 Academic Year(s) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
24+ September | 2019/20 Please contact the college for fee information 1 Academic Year(s) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.

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