Progression routes: Level 5 Diplomas in IT; the second year of undergraduate study in Computer Science, Information Technology or related; or directly into employment in an associated profession.
The rationale for the qualification is that it provides a career path for learners who wish to develop a broad base of knowledge and skills that will enable them to work in a variety of roles in the information technology (IT) industry, notably in programming, website design or PC maintenance. The technical skills and knowledge delivered through the successful achievement of the qualification are required and recognised internationally.
The diploma is accredited at Level 4 and has a total equivalence of 120 credits.
Information Technology and IT Ethics
Mathematics and Statistics for IT
PC Maintenance and Operating Systems
Computer Graphics Editing and Database Concepts
Logical IT Networking
Physical IT Networking
Graphical User Interface (GUI)
Programming Concepts and Java for Android Programming
To understand and apply the principles of IT in a range of business environments
To understand and apply the principles in a specific environment
To improve the employability of learners by allowing them to explore the relationship between management theories and their practical application in the IT world
Analyse problem solving techniques specific to business and industry
Select, collate, review and analyse information form a wide range of sources
Effectively use verbal and communication skills
Work independently and as part of a team
Manage one’s own personal development and growth
Egraduate College is an online college of further education and training. We provide online courses in business studies, computing, esports & creative computing, healthcare and medicine. These courses lead to internationally recognised qualifications awarded by UK Awarding Organisations.
We are accredited by Open College Network South East Region (trading as Laser Learning Awards).
At Egraduate College, we are dedicated to making higher education more accessible and affordable for students worldwide. Our purpose is to provide high-quality, online courses that offer significant cost savings in comparison to traditional college pathways. We strive to ensure that our courses are not only economical but also transferable to a variety of degree programmes at universities in the UK and abroad.