Level 5 Diploma in Computing
This qualification provides the core knowledge, understanding and skills to support learners planning to further their studies in computing. It is equivalent to the second year of a degree programme in Computing.
Who is this qualification for?
This course is for learners who wish to pursue a senior role in information systems management, programming, web development or software engineering can use the Level 5 Diploma in Computing to support their progression. Building on the Level 4 Diploma in Computing, the Level 5 Diploma in Computing includes core areas such as programming, but also higher level subjects such as Strategic Management Information Systems, Computing Research Methods, and Managing a Computing Project. The qualification was designed to support progression to the third year of a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science.
- These qualifications are designed for learners from aged 19 and above.
- A certificate/ diploma in management studies or business management.
- An equivalent professional qualification from a recognised institution.
- Mature students with a minimum of two years relevant work experience may be considered.
- If English is not your native language then we need IELTS 4.5 or Equivalent
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|Web Based Development||5||12||48|
|Ethical, Legal and Regulatory Issues and Professional Responsibilities in IT||5||12||48|
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|Innovative Technologies in Computing||5||12||48|
|Computing Research Methods||5||12||48|
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|Software Development Methodologies||5||12||48|
On successful completion of a Level 5 qualification in Computing there are a number of progression opportunities.
Learners may progress to employment in a computing and/or technology role at an appropriate level or the final year of a degree programme
Course fees and funding
Level 5 Diploma in IT and Computing