COMPUTING & INFORMATIONS SYSTEMS

IT has changed the way organisations communicate making business more efficient and competitive. The widespread use of computers has revolutionised business and the promise of further improvements in processing power means that this progression will continue. ABMA qualifications in Computing and Information Systems are structured to enhance a student’s knowledge and skills, preparing them to be able to adapt and change modern technological capacities in business.

DIPLOMA Level 3:

Entry requirements:

MANDATORY UNITS

  1. 1-Database Software
  2. 2-Introduction to Computer Programming;
  3. 3-Small Business Systems;
  4. 4-Optimise IT System Performance;
  5. 5-Business Organisations.

 

DIPLOMA Level 4:

Entry Requirments:

Learners wishing to undertake a Level 4 Diploma qualification with ABMA Education should already be in possession of a level 3 qualification or equivalent. In addition, it is recommended that students should possess a GCSE, or equivalent, in Maths and English, at Grade A* – D.

Evidence of professional work experience can be submitted for a minimum of one year within a job sector that is related to the subject area that the learner intends to study. Examples of evidence that ABMA will accept includes:

  • Employer references detailing the learner’s duties and responsibilities
  • Certificates of training/courses

Learners are encouraged to submit to ABMA Education details of all types of training that they have obtained.

MANDATORY UNITS

  1. 1-Information Systems;
  2. 2-Computer Programming;
  3. 3-Information Systems Analysis and Design;
  4. 4-Information Presentation and Analysis;
  5. 5-Web Technologies.

DIPLOMA Level 5:

Entry requirements:

A new learner applying to study the ABMA Level 5 Diploma will be expected to have attained one of the following:

  • An ABMA Level 4 Diploma
  • A national or international qualification equivalent to the above

Learners who wish to enter at this level can use their professional work experience as evidence, provided that this experience is a minimum of two years and situated within a job sector that is related to the subject area that the learner intends to study. Examples of evidence that ABMA Education will accept includes:

  • Employer references detailing the learner’s duties and responsibilities
  • Certificates of training/courses

Learners are encouraged to submit to ABMA Education details of all types of training that they have obtained.

MANDATORY UNITS:

  1. 1-Database Systems;
  2. 2-Software Development;
  3. 3-Information Systems Analysis and Design;
  4. 4-Web Applications Development;
  5. 5-E-Commerce Strategy.

DIPLOMA Level 6:

Entry Requirements:

A new learner applying to study the ABMA Level 6 Diploma will be expected to have attained one of the following:

  • An ABMA Level 5 Diploma
  • A Higher National Diploma (HND)
  • A national or international qualification equivalent to the above

Learners who wish to enter at this level can use their professional work experience as evidence, provided that this experience is a minimum of four years and situated within a job sector that is related to the subject area that the learner intends to study. Examples of evidence that ABMA Education will accept includes:

  • Employer references detailing the learner’s duties and responsibilities
  • Certificates of training/courses

Learners are encouraged to submit to ABMA Education details of all types of training that they have obtained.

The above entry requirements are subject to change and all student registrations are accepted at the discretion of ABMA Education.

MANDATORY UNITS

  1. 1-Software Engineering, Algorithm Design and Analysis;
  2. 2-Enterprise Architecture;
  3. 3-Organisational Security;
  4. 4-IT Project Management;
  5. 5-Scalable Web and e-Commerce.