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BTEC

 BTEC QUALIFCIATIONS

Hugh Christie School offers a varity of BTEC qualifications at Levels 1, 2 and 3.

Level 1 & 2 BTEC qualifications are equivalent to GCSE qualifications and Level 3 BTECs are equivalent to A level qualifications.

The main difference between BTEC qualifications and GCSEs or A levels is that BTECs are vocational and have coursework as a major component of the assessment.

Below is the list of current BTEC qualifications offered at Hugh Christie School and Sixth Form.

Qualification Level Equivalence
BTEC Technical Award in Performing Arts (Drama) 1/2 1 x GCSE
BTEC First Award in Travel and Tourism 1/2 1 x GCSE
BTEC National Extended Certificate in Business 3 1 x A level
BTEC National Diploma in Business 3 2 x A levels
BTEC National Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care 3 1 x A level
BTEC National Extended Certificate in Creative Digital Media 3 1 x A level
BTEC National Extended Certificate in Applied Law 3 1 x A level
BTEC National Award in Sport * 3 1 x A level
BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Sport * 3 2 x A levels

* The BTEC Sport course is run in conjunction with the Tonbridge Angels Football Academy

There is a wide variety of support available to all BTEC students. Use the links below to access the supporting documents and BTEC specific policies: