Level 1.5 Business & Information Technology
This course is made up of modules from the OCN Level 2 Diploma for IT Users, the OCN Level 1 Award in Essential Digital Skills and NCFE L1 Award in Developing Enterprise Skills. The course will help you develop the necessary IT and business skills and techniques that are required in the workplace, whilst also making you aware of the personal qualities and attitudes needed to succeed in working life. It provides the opportunity for progression to continue to develop your IT skills at further study levels. The IT units will provide practical opportunities to use a range of computer programmes typically found in a variety of workplaces.
Business Enterprise: Level 2 BTEC Technical Certificate
The Level 2 Technical Certificate in Business Enterprise programme is the ideal starting point for students who wish to study business or finance sectors or higher education with a view of progressing onto higher level Business qualifications. The course covers a broad range of units in business, enterprise and finance. It is an ideal qualification for learners intending to progress directly to employment in a business, or to a Level 3 Technical qualification or an Apprenticeship.
Enterprise and Entrepreneurship: Level 3 BTEC National Extended Diploma
The Extended Diploma is designed as a two-year, full time course ideal for anyone who is interested in learning about the Enterprise and Entrepreneurship and wants to progress to higher education courses in business areas before entering employment. It can also support learners who want to progress directly to employment. The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship is equivalent to 3 A Levels. The course requires students to set up and run their own business.
You will not only learn the rules and skills you need for the business world, but will be given the tools to turn from a student into a business professional.
We treat our students as adults and encourage them to take responsibility and pride in their assignments, behaviour, professional conduct and appearance.
The department has excellent teaching rooms and IT suites, where you will learn to use the latest software and presentation techniques.
Our students have gone on to higher education to study:
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The best part was the Young Enterprise project, where we set up a business and ran it ourselves. It was a great opportunity to put what we’d learnt into practice. I’m going to the University of East London next year to study Law, and then I’ll train as a solicitor specialising in equality in the workplace.Hear from our students
Uniformed Public Services
Our award-winning staff have combined experience that includes serving as a police officer; working for the Airforce; acting as instructors for the Territorial Army and for outdoor activities; teaching first aid qualifications; and expertise in the law of armed conflict.
Our department is built on enhusiastic and knowledgeable staff, who are experienced and highly-regarded feature film and television producers, directors, designers, graphics and arts professionals.
Computing & IT
Nescot's computing department brings you teaching from industry experts combined with the drive for innovation and success. Our students have excelled in national and international IT competitions, and many progress into prestigious universities and careers.