NCC Education Level 5 Diploma in Business Information Technology (QCF)

Leading to Middlesex University, United Kingdom
BSc Hons Information Technology and Business Information Systems


The programme is designed to prepare students for a career in Business and Information Technology. It builds on the knowledge gained during the Part 1 NCC Education Level 4 Diploma in Business Information Technology (QCF) by exposing to a greater detail and more advanced topics in a range of areas including information systems analysis, database development and the principles of business operations.

Students who have been successful in the NCC Education Level 4 Diploma in Business Information Technology (QCF) and the NCC Education Level 5 Diploma in Business Information Technology (QCF) may go directly on to the BSc Hons Information Technology and Business Information Systems awarded by Middlesex University.

Objectives

The overall aim of the programme are to provide students with the skills for further study in the IT and Business domain and to introduce skills which can be used in employment, including lifelong learning skills; to provide students with practical skills and a strong theoretical underpinning in the area of networks, databases and websites in a business context.

Students who have have successful in this level 5 diploma may go directly to the BSc degree in Information Technology and Business Information Systems offered by Middex University.

Accreditation Status in UK

NCC Education is regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation in UK) to award the NCC Education Level 4 Diploma in Business Information Technology (QCF).

Ofqual Qualification reference number for the diploma is 600/0624/9 which can be viewed at www.ofqual.gov.uk

Programe Structure

The programme comprises 3 semesters including the following modules:

  1. Professional Issues in IT
  2. Information Systems Analysis
  3. Database Design and Development
  4. Dynamic Websites
  5. Information Systems and Organisations
  6. Principles of Business Operations
  7. Office Solutions Development
  8. Business IT Project

Language Medium

Materials and assessments in English

It  is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.


Fee

HK$ 30,800  (+ Application Fee HK$200)

Entry Requirements

  • A good working knowledge of the English language is vital, and
  • Applicants should be holders of the NCC International Diploma in Computer Studies, or NCC Education Level 4 Diploma in Business Information Technology (QCF), or
  • Holders of equivalent qualifications (e.g. diplomas and certificates in computer studies) will be considered for admission.

Application Period

The programme will commence in January , May and October each year.

Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance, Reg. No.: 250127

Enquiries

Mr Michael Kwok: 2774 8559
Email: MichaelKwok@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000


General Enquiry Hotline:
2774 8500 OR 2774 8501