About the Programme

This qualification is designed to provide career development opportunities for those working in Information technology at the middle and senior management levels. This programme aims to develop a critical understanding of management in the context of Computing systems and IT Development.

The qualification will offer a theoretical understanding of the concepts and an overview of IT combined with business. It will equip you to find employment with management prospects in the IT industry or continue your professional or academic studies in a related area.

Programme Modules

Unit Number Unit Name Credits
L/GDIT/6001 Computer Systems Architecture 10
L/GDIT/6002 Information Technology Virtualisation 20
L/GDIT/6003 Work-based Experience 10
L/GDIT/6004 Web Server Scripting 10
L/GDIT/6005 Local Area Networking Technologies 20
L/GDIT/6006 Financial Decision Making for Managers 10
L/GDIT/6007 Project Management 20
L/GDIT/6008 Computer Games Design and Development 20

Entry Requirements

LMQ Level 5 Diploma in information technology qualification or should have obtained one of the following:

  • A recognised Degree or another Overseas equivalent qualification.
  • Level 5 qualifications from another internationally recognised awarding body or approved Overseas Institutes of Higher Education.

Delivery and Assessment

This qualification will be delivered a minimum of 12 months for full-time study. The Total Qualification Times (TQM) or Notional Learning Hours (NLH) will be covered as per the qualification requirements. This programme is flexible and can be delivered face-to-face or distance learning.

‘Notional learning hours’ are the estimated learning time taken by the ‘average’ student to achieve the specified learning outcomes of the course unit or programme. They are therefore not a precise measure but provide students with an indication of the amount of study and degree of commitment expected.

Awarded by

London Management Qualifications (LMQ), United Kingdom