Level 4/5 Diploma of IT and Computing

The undergraduate ATHE – Level 4/5 Diploma in IT and Computing is a technical degree that aims to provide the students with technical knowledge regarding engineering, scientific, computers and its associated mathematical techniques. The field of computer science is an interdisciplinary field in terms of origin and application and plays a very important role in different field’s like- science, music, business and communication etc.

This qualification is awarded by ATHE and is government accredited by OFQUAL in the UK and is equivalent to the UK Higher National Diploma (HDN). For information on UK qualification comparisons, click here.

​The course consist of different modules that focus on executing a profession in Information and Technology industry.

LEVEL 4 Course Modules

  • Introduction to Computing
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Introduction to Database
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • E-Commerce Applications
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • IT and Society
  • Information Systems Project Management
  • Management Information Systems

LEVEL 5 Course Modules

  • Innovative Technologies in Computing
  • Computing Research Methods
  • Software Development Methodologies
  • Computing Project Planning
  • Strategic Management Information Systems
  • Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in IT
  • Network Design and Management
  • Web Based Development
  • Cyber Security
  • Advanced Databases

Program Inclusions

Each Pathway program includes full access to the IELTS preparation course and professional development short courses.

Although the courses are optional, we recommend that students take full advantage of these highly valuable education resources.

IELTS OnlineProfessional Development

Course duration

For full time students, Level 4/5 Extended Diploma of IT and Computing course is required to be completed in a year.

Entry requirements

Minimum age for enrollment is 17 years and the student must completed high school.

Intake dates

There are 3 Intakes every year June, September & January. For more details student can contact at Institute .

Delivery method

Lectures are provided via classroom teaching as well as through online mode.

University Program

Graduates from SOIS can further progress in different prestigious universities of Australia, Canada, United States and United Kingdom and other developed nations of the world.