BTEC Explorer Course - IT, Computing and Digital Industries

16 hours, online anytime Flexible, self-paced
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Explore a career in IT, Computing and Digital Industries

IT has infiltrated every sector in the UK and the more these sectors grow, the greater their reliance becomes on IT. In order to meet this demand, employers from every industry are now looking for a diverse range of skills. This course will help you understand how your skills and personal attributes are compatible with the diverse range of roles and opportunities in this sector.

What you’ll cover

The course includes a mix of online activities, tasks, case studies and videos.  It is organised in short, bite-sized sections and designed to be completed at your own pace so you can fit them in around everyday life.

BTEC Explorer Course in IT, Computing and Digital Industries modules:

  • Job opportunities in IT, Computing and Digital Industries
    • Explore the types of career paths and roles available.
  • Finding out about yourself
    • Assess how your skills match up and if working in this sector is for you.
  • Working in the sector
    • Get a taste of working in the sector through case studies, videos and work taster activities.
  • Next steps towards your career
    • Review and reflect on your Explorer programme and explore career routes and next steps in this sector.

Receive your Explorer Course completion digital badge

When you complete your course, you’ll be awarded a digital badge which you can add to your online profiles or CV and present to an employer.

Ready to explore your new career?

Click the ‘Enroll Now’ button on the right-hand side of this page. You’ll need to set up your Pearson Advance account, which is quick and easy, make payment* and then you’re ready to get started.

Good luck with your course and your future career in the exciting world of IT, Computing and Digital Industries.

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Experience Level

Introductory

Learning Partner

Pearson