Level 1/2 Vocational Award ICT (Technical Award)


The updated specification, Unit 2 sample assessment materials, and Unit 2 guidance for teaching have been re-published from May 2023.

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Our Vocational Award in ICT will develop students’ knowledge and understanding of the ICT sector and provide them with opportunities to develop associated practical skills. It covers ICT in Society; allowing learners to explore the wide range of uses of hardware, application and specialist software, and ICT in context; introducing learners to a broad working knowledge of databases, spreadsheets, automated documents and images.

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Level 1/2 Vocational Award in ICT - Course Companion - Unit 1


This book has been written specifically for the Level 1/2 Vocational Award in ICT Unit 1 (Technical Award). The book has been written to enable learners of different abilities to access the skills and knowledge needed to progress and successfully complete the qualification. 


Following a business career in England, Linda Carlisle moved to Wales in 1987. She learned Welsh, became a Welsh teacher and then Head of IT at her local secondary school. She has been developing specifications, writing assessment materials, marking, and moderating for nearly 30 years. Linda was Principal Examiner for WJEC GCSE in Applied ICT (Double Award) for the duration of the qualification and has been a Subject Expert for Ofqual. She marks and moderates on both Information Technology and Computer Science qualifications across a range of specifications. 


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