ICT - Level 2 First Extended Certificate

Course Overview

The specific aims of the BTEC First Extended Certificate in Information and Creative Technology are to build on learner achievement and interest developed through previous study. They allow learners to specialise or to deepen their understanding through the provision of a broad range of optional specialist units. The course provides a comprehensive and challenging programme of study related to Information and Creative Technology that is particularly suited to post-16 learners who have the relevant interest and aptitude to progress in the sector.

Course Requirements

5 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) which must include English language and maths.
You will resit GCSE English language and maths as part of your programme of study.

Mandatory Units

The Online World (External Assessment)
Technology Systems (External Assessment)
A Digital Portfolio
Mobile Apps Development
Software Development
Computer Networks
Multimedia Products Development
Creating Digital Animation
Creating Digital Audio

Course Progression

On successful completion this course will provide you with the knowledge, skills and understanding to progress onto a level 3 course.

Course Assessment

2 mandatory units are externally assessed. The optional units are internally assessed.

Course Finance

For full details contact the Enquiry Team on 0161 886 7070 or email course.enquiries@tcg.ac.uk.

Course Additional Information

Full-time