Entry Requirements: A minimum Diploma or Level 4 qualification OR A levels plus at least 3 years relevant work experience. Evidence of English Language capability at a level equivalent to IELTS 5.0 Other qualifications may be considered on a case by case basis.
Minimum Age: 19yrs
Duration: 6-9 months
Intake Dates: January, April, July and October

ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Computing

The  ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Computing  can give provide advanced entry on to  BA (Hons) Computing top up or BA (Hons) Software Engineering top up. Students must hold the The  ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma in Computing as a pre-requisite.

Qualification Overview
Credit Value 120 Credits
Qualification Level 5
Duration 6-12 months


Learners must complete 10 units totalling 120 credits.

Unit Title Level Credit GLH
Cyber Security 5 12 48
Database Design and Development 5 12 48
Web based Development 5 12 48
Network Design 5 12 48
Ethical, Legal and Regulatory issuesand Professional Responsibilities in IT 5 12 48
Strategic Management Information Systems 5 12 48
Innovative Techonologies in Computing & Computing Research Methods 5 24 96
Managing a Computing Project & Software Development Methodologies 5 24 96