Business Level 5 – Business IT Systems

Pearson/Edexcel BTEC Level 5 – Business Information Technology Systems

Tecol Unit Code: L5B-B33
BTEC Code: M/508/0575
Format: On-line
Award: Level 5 Unit
Accreditation: Pearson
Study + Assessment Time: 60 + 90 Hours

This unit can be studied  as part of a BTEC HND in Business


The aim of this unit is to enhance students’ understanding of contemporary business information technology (IT) systems and how organisations develop and continuously review their IT strategy in order to gain and maintain competitive advantage. Students will explore the areas of business that benefit from the support of IT systems and how organisations are using IT as a driver for business improvement.

By the end of this unit students will be able to critically analyse the application of current and future technologies and suggest best solutions for an organisation.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this unit a student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the role of different IT systems in support of organisational objectives
  • Analyse flexible and reliable IT systems that respond to organisational requirements.
  • Evaluate IT systems that support value-added change within organisations
  • Recommend practical IT systems solutions to given organisational scenarios