Pearson BTEC Extended certificate in IT (Level 3) takes an in-depth look at the ICT that is all around us. ICT is at the heart of everyday life, at work, at home and in our leisure time. From Database management systems, Website development, Use of Social media in business and Information Technology systems, IT has an ever increasing role to play. The course draws these together, with the essential skills required. The course is an ideal foundation for students entering the workplace as well as supporting students who are aiming for university places. The course attracts UCAS points. You will develop a theoretical background reinforced with practical skills that transfer into the modern workplace, providing useful experience if you have an interest in an IT-related career.