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Specific requirements

  • C (4) grade or above in English Language.
  • C (5) grade or above in Mathematics

Entry requirements on ‘SSFC Course Information, Advice & Guidance’ document also apply.

What will I study?

Why Study BTEC Level 3 at SSFC?

BTEC IT is a practical course where you learn to build a computer, build a website, write a program and produce a computer animation.

You might want to work as an IT professional, such as a Web Designer or Computer Technician or you might want to use your communication skills as a Helpdesk Assistant or an IT Trainer.

The two year course contains a mix of coursework assignments, marked by the college staff and worth 50% of the course, and an exam and a controlled assessment which are marked by the exam board.

At SSFC, you will benefit from highly qualified, specialist and experienced staff, and dedicated, state of the art computing rooms.

Where does it lead?

Higher Education: Wide range of opportunites including: Computing, ICT, Information Systems, Multimedia all at degree level.

Employment: Any employment sector which relies on ICT including: Medical, Business, Accounting, Law, Education and engineering.