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OTHM Level 5 Diploma
in Information Technology

Overview
About OTHM Qualification:
OTHM is a UK based awarding organisation. OTHM qualifications are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). Ofqual is responsible for maintaining standards and confidence in qualifications. Ofqual looks after GCSEs and A levels in England, and a wide range of vocational qualifications in England. Ofqual also regulates the National Curriculum Assessments in England. All qualifications regulated by Ofqual (in England) comes under the UK’s Regulated Qualifications Framework. The UK’s Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) categorises qualifications in England based on their size and level of challenge or difficulty.

OTHM is regulated by Ofqual with the same framework as with the UK universities. Hence the UK universities recognise OTHM qualifications and allow OTHM graduates to join relevant Bachelor Degree Final year/Master/MBA top-up programmes. OTHM holds a progression agreement with several UK universities. That means learners can also join relevant programmes offered at Study Centres/Partner Colleges/Overseas Campuses of UK universities.

The objective of the OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Information Technology is to provide learners with an excellent foundation for a career in a range of organisations. It 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 5 Diploma in Information Technology will provide learners with the opportunity to progress to further study or employment.

TEACHER STUDENT

RATIO

SCHOOL HOURS /TIMETABLE

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Lecture - 1:85
Tutorial – 1:30

8:00am – 11:00am /
12:00pm – 3:00pm /
3:15pm – 6:15pm


Mondays – Fridays (excludes Public Holidays)

2022

2023

2024

The Basics

REGISTERED / ACCREDITATION

Registered with Committee for Private Education Accredited by Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation

STRUCTURE

Academic  

MODE

Full-Time & Part-Time

PROGRAMME LENGTH

9 Months

Entry Requirements and Intakes

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
  • Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology or equivalent OR

  • Relevant level 4 Diploma from other PEIs

  • Applicants must be of age 18 and above

ENGLISH PROFICIENCY
  • OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology or equivalent

  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent or

  • AAC EFL Level-5 or

  • Pass AAC English proficiency test  

INTAKE
  • TBC  

Modules Covered

Software Engineering

Database Systems

Advanced systems Analysis and Design

Management Information Systems

Network Information Systems

IT Project Management

Assessment & Grades

ASSESSMENT

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Fees (Please see the top of the webpage for online payment of Application Fee and Course Fee)

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