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IT and E-commerce, University 1st Year (Level 4)

If you have the desire to turn your passion for computers into a career, the IT and Computing Diploma offered by London Academy of Business and Management is definitely a course you should consider.

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About the course

As online shopping continues to surge and eCommerce stores multiply, optimising and promoting websites to boost traffic and revenue is vital for retailers.

Our online Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology and Level 5 Diploma in IT and eCommerce, totalling 240 credits, provide an equivalent to the first and second years of a university degree. Comprising 10 modules and 6 written assignments at Level 4, and 6 modules and 6 written assignments at Level 5, this course prepares you to excel in the IT field and pursue an undergraduate degree.

Throughout the course, you’ll access various support services, including tutor assistance, webinars, a social learning forum, and additional resources to aid in your diploma completion.

Exciting news: This course is eligible for ELCAS funding. Propel your IT career forward today!

Examples of University Progression

  • Middlesex University
  • University of Derby
  • Southampton Solent University

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Course Details

All course material, including online modules and written assignments
Personal tutor support with 1-2-1 Zoom sessions
Dedicated student support
Access to an online social learning forum
Assignment marking and feedback
excluding ELCAS funded learners

If you decide to top up to a full undergraduate degree through an accredited UK university, the costs are as follows.

Middlesex University

BSc Information Systems (Top-up) - £6,000

BSc (Hons) Information Technology and Business Information Systems (Top-up) - ON CAMPUS - £9,250 (UK)/ £14,700 (INT/EU)

University of Derby

BSc (Hons) Computing and Information Technology - £5,250

Southampton Solent University

BSc (Hons) Information Technology for Business, fee £9,250

University of Huddersfield

BSc (Hons) Information Technology (Top-up) - ON CAMPUS - £9,250

NOTE: UK/EU students may be eligible for student loans for the top-up portion of their studies. Visit www.slc.co.uk for more information.

To enrol onto the Level 4 course, you must be at least 18 and have a full secondary education. Before enroling on to the Level 5 course, you must complete the Level 4 or equivalent.

Computer Systems and Software:
Enhance understanding of hardware and software integration.

Computer Programming:
Utilise various tools and techniques for program design, implementation, and testing following the system life cycle.

Relational Database Systems:
Develop insight into database systems, data analysis, and modelling.

Software Engineering:
Comprehend the necessity for software engineering and explore diverse methods and techniques.

Systems Analysis and Design:
Gain an understanding of Information Systems (IS) concepts and their alignment with organizational needs, especially concerning business processes and information transformation.
E-Commerce Applications:
Explore the role of e-commerce in the contemporary world, focusing on identifying business aims, objectives, and design considerations stemming from requirements.

Human-Computer Interaction:
Develop an understanding of human-computer interaction principles and models, evaluating existing HCI designs and principles to plan multimedia user interfaces.

IT and Society:
Examine technology's impact on society, exploring trends, changes, management issues, and potential conflicts related to security and data management.

Information Systems Theory and Practice:
Explore project management elements crucial for successful IT project development and implementation.

Management Information Systems:
Focus on understanding information system concepts and their support for business needs in information and data processing.

The Qualifi level 4/5 IT and E-commerce course is made up of 6 written assignments at each level. The assignments are approximately 2,000-3,000 words each. Students are provided support on the modules and assignments via the ‘Tutor’ section of the learning platform.

The assignment unit titles for the level 4 course are:

  1. Information technology and IT ethics
  2. Mathematics and statistics for IT
  3. PC maintenance and operating systems
  4. Computer graphics editing and database concepts.
  5. Logical IT Networking
  6. Web Design

More information about the level 4 units can be found here https://qualifi.net/qualifi-level-4-diploma-in-information-technology/

Whilst studying this course students will develop their skills in programming, systems analysis and design, software development. Upon successful completion of the course, students can pursue a career in IT within the public or private sector.

IT and E-commerce, University 1st Year (Level 4)
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