OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology

Overview

The objective of the OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology is to provide learners with an excellent foundation for a career in a range of organisations. It is designed to ensure that each learner is ‘business ready’: a confident, independent thinker with a detailed knowledge of Information Technology, and equipped with the skills to adapt rapidly to change.

The qualification is ideal for those who have started, or are planning to move into, a career in private or public sector business. Successful completion of the Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology will provide learners with the opportunity to progress to further study or employment.

Equivalences

OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 4 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Higher National Certificates (HNC) and Year 1 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree programme.

Qualification structure

The OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 480 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.

Mandatory units

  • Programming Foundations (20 credits)
  • Systems Analysis and Design (20 credits)
  • Web and Multimedia Applications (20 credits)
  • Computer and Network Technology (20 credits)
  • Software Development (20 credits)
  • Managing Business Information (20 credits)

Progressions

Successful completion of Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Information Technology.

ASSESSMENTS AND AWARD

  • Time-constrained scenario-based assignments
  • No examinations
  • 6-9 Month duration
  • Online method
  • Assignment submission only
  • No Exams Fee

OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology

Option 1: One off payment

Fee

£750

Option 2: Instalment Plan

Instalment Plan:

£150 deposit

4 monthly instalments of £175

Total= £850

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