BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Information and Creative Technology

Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology
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What will you be working towards?

Code ICT/2EC/21
Qualification Type GCSE or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Our BTEC Level 2 Information and Creative Technology course is a yearlong, full time study programme. You will gain a nationally recognised qualification that opens up opportunity to progress to Level 3 study programmes or at a junior level in the IT sector.
If you’re looking for a nationally recognised qualification developed by the IT sector, for the IT sector, then this course is for you! Our Level 2 qualification is an ideal stepping stone to a career in the industry, and offers the chance to progress to our range of Level 3 qualifications.


The topics you study will help you to develop a range of practical skills that develop you for your next step into industry or higher level qualifications. Topics include:

• Computer networks
• Website development
• Software development
• Installing and maintaining computer hardware

Our enthusiastic and dedicated staff will help you to develop practical IT skills and prepare you for your next steps. This is a highly interactive course, and you will benefit from the input of visiting industry speakers and events such as our IMPACT event, where you will showcase your skills to our visiting experts.

All of our students are encouraged to prepare for their future success by undertaking additional qualifications such as Microsoft Office Specialist.

Through your experience of practical activities and theory you will develop your self-confidence and communication skills. Group work, role plays and presentations will offer you the chance to develop as a student and prepare you for your next step.

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is via presentations, group work and assignments and externally assessed exams

Entry requirements

Standard requirements for Level 2 Extended Certificate applies. Please refer to the website for details.

Your next steps...

Our students often progress to Level 3 routes, and this qualification also offers a route to junior positions within the IT industry.