Today information Technology advances rapidly, so need to expand the availability of IT experts for tomorrow to allocate the highly paid IT specialist post that will be available within a broad spectrum of the organisation. The IBT Qualification Level-5 Diploma in Information Technology provides relevant knowledge to perform and develop skills in IT organisations. The program will help the candidate to acquire knowledge including database development, information system analysis and network security. With this qualification, the learner will gain the sufficient experience and understand the skills to enter and perform in the IT career industry as a business development technician, user support, software services and support, networking and software development or to be a higher education vocational qualification. This will help to develop the learner’s skills that need to continue in an IT industry.
Learners must complete all units with a minimum of 120 credits to accomplish this qualification
Candidate must attain the following units
|Principles of Information Technologies||15|
|Website Development and Management||20|
|Analysis, Design and Implementation||20|
|Database Design and Development||15|
Information Technology fulfils our natural need for stimulation, interaction and changes in the environment with high efficiency and offering a variety of opportunities. Learners can acquire a wide range of the units provided in this course. They can obtain many new skills and also can upgrade current skills. Even learners will get the opportunity to choose their career path with specific skills like IT technician or IT practitioner
The assessment will be carried out internally for all units. All the performances are evaluated by coursework. This may include staff observations, practical projects and production of portfolios. There is no formal examination for any of the units.
Learners will assess by their course work and assignments. Students will make sure to meet up the assessment criteria attached with each unit to the appropriate standard for the level of the unit.
Diploma certificate will be awarded following to the candidate's course work. This provided only after the checking and verification of qualified tutor and the confirmation of an external verifier. Candidate must pass all the seven units to get awarded and also a minimum of 40% marks in each unit.
The communication and learning will convey through the approved centres of IBT Qualifications via Face-to-Face, Blended and Online. The student can select one of the IBT Qualification’s approved centres so that they can able to benefits like learn from the tutor and studying with others.
Learners can also choose from one of the IBT Qualification business centres who conducted courses through Blended Learning and Online.
There are IBT Qualifications Distance Learning providers who deliver courses through online and Blended learning. The leaners can also have the option to choose any of the IBT Qualifications Distance Learning providers to study. This will help those who are working and have family commitments and too will suit for who are not physically available in any of our accredited centres.
Candidate will be awarded as pass who meet up the minimum requirements. The qualification itself is not graded. The learners will be marked out of 100 in each unit and will be graded as follows.
|A||65% – 74%||Distinction|
|B||50% – 64%||Merit|
|C||40% – 49%||Pass|
|D||30% – 39%||Marginal Fail|
|E||15% – 29%||Fail|
The qualification Level-5 Diploma in Information Technology is an effective platform for who wish to continue higher education or career in the IT industry. The Qualification has been a productive experience for many of the leaners. And some of the candidate who is not interested in the beginning and finally they have decided to the subject for higher level also. This will lead to the students to pursue the subject as more senior level and career.