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Key Stage 4

Year 11

All students in Year 10 and 11 complete the ECDL qualification and have the option of BTEC Business or GCSE Computer Science.

Year 10

All students in Year 10 complete the ECDL qualification / TLM Level 2 Certificate for IT User Skills in Open Systems and Enterprise and have the option of BTEC Business or GCSE Computer Science.

Other qualifications which are available are Level 1 E-Safety and Level 1 Business Administration.

BCS ECDL 

This qualification consists of four online exams:

  • Word Processing

  • Presentation

  • Spreadsheet

  • Improving Productivity

TLM Level 2 Certificate for IT User Skills in Open Systems and Enterprise

This qualification consists of coursework and one exam:

  • Presentation Software

  • Word Processing Software

  • Spreadsheets Software

  • Improving Productivity using IT

  • IT Security

     

BTEC First Award in Business (Level 1/2)

Students are completing the BTEC Business qualification, this course consists of many different units. Students are completing the following units to achieve the qualification:

  • Unit 1: Enterprise in the Business World

  • Unit 2: Finance for Business (external exam)

  • Unit 3: Promoting a Brand

  • Unit 8: Recruitment, Selection and Employment

Level 1 - E-Safety 

This qualification covers the following topics:

  • Benefits and risks of using the Internet.

  • Report and respond to safety issues.

  • Protect yourself and your computer online.

  • Legal issues of Downloading from the internet.

BTEC Level 1 Award in Business Administration

This qualification consists of three coursework units:

  • Unit 19: Welcome Visitors

  • Unit 21: Creating Business Documents

  • Unit 28: Word Processing Software

If you have any issues relating to ICT/Business lessons at The Axholme Academy please contact Mrs E Winter: ewinter@theaxholmeacademy.com