Cambridge Technical Level 3 ICT
This course in IT has been designed to develop knowledge and understanding of the principles of IT and global information systems. In the two years you will complete 5 units. Three of the units are mandatory and externally assessed, they are: Fundamentals of IT, Global information and Cyber security. The first two mandatory units will provide you with an insight into the IT sector as you investigate the pace of technological change, IT infrastructure, the flow of information on a global scale and important legal and security considerations. The third mandatory unit reflects an important development in the sector around information security and requires learners to consider how data should be protected and the response of the IT sector to emerging threats such as cyber terrorism. You will then take two of the four optional units that are centre-assessed and moderated by OCR. The optional units include Project management, Product development, Systems analysis and design and the Internet of Everything.
Strong Subject Combinations
ICTcombines well with many subjects given its critical importance to so many areas of working life in particular:
Possible Further Study and Degree Courses
Business Information Systems