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IT User Skills (Level 2 BTEC Certificate) - Full-time

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Course outline

This course is suitable for those whose who seek a job role using IT applications in support of colleagues or customers in any sector or industry.

This can include:

  • Providing support and assistance to colleagues to make effective use of available IT systems and software
  • Developing, testing and implementing solutions to improve workplace productivity through the use of IT
  • Using the advanced features of IT Application Software in the creation and amendment of many types of formatted information including documents, diagrams, spreadsheets and presentation
  • Also using the Internet to find and exchange information

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Location Date
Location to be confirmed
Due to the COVID-19 crisis this course will start at another college campus and may move to the City Hub later in the year.

Start: 7th September 2020

Course code: C000413 / Q002234

Qualification

BTEC Level 2 Certificate in IT User Skills

Duration

1 year

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 9–3 (A*–D), including English Language and Maths – one of English Language or Maths must be grade 9–4 (A*–C). Functional Skills Level 1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 3 (D) and Functional Skills Level 2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 4 (C).

Assessment

Units are assessed through various practical assignments

Progression

Choose to follow with a further Level 2 programme or a Level 3 IT programme (depending on your English and Maths grades).

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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