Developing confident and competent ICT users – This qualification provides students
with the opportunity of operating confidently in today’s digital world. It is a useful, practical
qualification which will provide skills needed in further education and work.
Providing students with relevant and transferable skills – Students will learn about
topics ranging from digital devices and connectivity, safe and responsible practice, and
understand the impact of internet on the way that organisations do business. They will be
also be encouraged to practice using software applications effectively.
Students must study all of the following topics:
Topic 1: Digital Devices
Topic 2: Connectivity
Topic 3: Operating Online
Topic 4: Online Goods and Services.
• gain knowledge and understanding of Information and Communication Technology
• develop skills to apply knowledge and understanding to produce ICT-based solutions
• develop skills of analysis