Cambridge Technicals are an exciting new alternative for Level 2 and Level 3 vocational study. Students have a wide choice of units available to them.
Cambridge Technicals in Business
Business is one of the most popular qualification areas offered by OCR. Businesses are the heart of the economy; they develop innovation, create wealth within communities and lead the way in enhancing the skills of the UK workforce.
The Cambridge Technicals in Business encapsulates this through a wide range of units such as business purpose, structures, HR, marketing and ethics. It’s an ideal foundation for students entering the workplace, providing them with a theoretical background together with practical skills that transfer into the modern workplace and give students a competitive advantage in the commercial world.
Cambridge Technicals in Health and Social Care
Health and Social Care is one of the most popular subject areas offered by OCR at Level 2 and Level 3. With the demographics in the UK changing and the population living longer, the health and social care sector will experience a huge growth over the next few years.
The Cambridge Technicals in Health and Social Care includes a wide range of units such as learning about the individual’s rights and needs, cultural diversity, the impact of diet, and coping with changes in life stages. This wide variety provides students with an in-depth knowledge while preparing them for the healthcare and medical sectors.
This qualification is an ideal foundation for students entering the workplace, providing them with a theoretical background reinforced with practical skills and, if chosen, the opportunity for work experience.
Cambridge Technicals in IT
Building upon the reputation and legacy of OCR's suite of IT vocational qualifications, the Cambridge Technicals in IT take an in-depth look at IT that's all around us.
IT is at the heart of everyday life, at work, home and in our leisure time: from computer graphics and control systems, to communications and problem solving, IT has an ever-increasing role to play.
The Cambridge Technicals in IT draw this together through a wide range of units such as installing hardware, creating a website, identifying an IT fault, computer animation and e-commerce. It's an ideal foundation for students entering the workplace, The Cambridge Technicals in IT provide students with a theoretical background reinforced with practical skills that transfer into the modern workplace.
Cambridge Technicals in Art and Design
The Cambridge Technicals in Art and Design offer a wide range of units to reflect the range of opportunities available within the Art and Design sector.
They provide an understanding of Art and Design through engagement with the work of artists and designers, materials, processes, and techniques. This leads to the application of practical and creative skills that transfer easily into the workplace.
Cambridge Technicals in Media
The Cambridge Technicals in Media offer understanding by empowering students to work with media products, production processes and technologies.
This leads to practical and creative skills that transfer into the workplace. Unit choices cover a range of media including print, web, radio, television, film, animation and gaming.
Cambridge Technicals in Sport
Cambridge Technicals in Sport allow students to sample the wide range of activities and professions that are available in sport – alternatively they can focus on a specific area if they prefer.
Content includes nutrition for sport, marketing, sports therapy, coaching teams and individuals, leadership in sport, sport as a business, fitness testing and practical participation.
This qualification is ideal for the workplace due to the combination of transferable theoretical and practical skills.
For more details of Cambridge Technicals, including support materials and unit details, visit the OCR website.