ATHE Level 4/5 Extended Diplomas in Management leading to Bachelor of Science in Computer & Information Science.
Duration: 2 Years
Mode of Teaching: Classroom/Online and Webinars
The Undergraduate Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 240 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate BSc in Computer & Information Science, which can either be completed on campus or via distance learning. The course is made up of 10 level 4 modules (120 credits) and 10 level 5 modules (120 credits). Each module consists of 40 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours worth of optional materials which comprise of recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources. Within the modules are self testing exercises. You must take care in answering these. Although they are not marked nor do they count towards your final assessment, the marking is tested against your scoring on the final assessment to check for consistency of score.
The modules are written against prescribed learning outcomes defined by the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) administered by Ofqual, the Government appointed regulator. In addition the learning outcomes are articulated against the ATHE UK (www.atheuk.com) curriculum which is a recognised awarding body monitored and assessed by QAA, the Quality Assurance Agency, the Government appointed quality assurance body.
After a successful completion of the full Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management, a final year of an accredited Undergraduate Degree programme with one of our UK partner universities is required for the student to complete an undergraduate programme.