Level 6 Diploma in Information Technology

Course Description

Overview

The OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Information Technology is designed to ensure that each learner is a confident, independent thinker with a detailed knowledge of Information Technology, and equipped with the skills to adapt rapidly to change at a junior or middle management level and aspiring into higher management within their organisation or industry. The qualification is ideal for those who have started, or are planning to move into, a career in private or public sector business

Entry Requirements

    • Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 5 diploma or equivalent qualification
    • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course
    • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience

Module Structure

    • Advanced Computer Networks
    • Advanced Data Analytics
    • Advanced Database Management Systems
    • Management Information Systems
    • Computers, Society and Law
    • Computing Projects

Progression

Successful completion of Level 6 Diploma in Information Technology qualification provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including progression to relevant OTHM Level 7 Diplomas. The Level 6 Diploma in Information Technology has been developed with career progression and professional recognition in mind. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to gain direct entry into relevant Master’s degree programmes. For more information visit University Progressions page.