Study the Level 4 Diploma qualification online and in Cardiff via blended learning. This programme is the equivalent to the first year of a Degree qualification in the UK university system.
The qualification allows students entry to either the NCC Education Level 5 Diploma (which is equivalent to year 2 of a typical UK honours degree), the second year of many UK university degree courses or a career in the business industry.
// Course Delivery
This is a blended course, which will commence online on 21st September 2020. Following the Christmas break, students will join us at our Academy in January for face-to-face tuition until June 2021.
We also offer the Level 4 Diploma as a fully face-to-face course at our Academy in Cardiff. Click here to learn more.
// Programme Dates and Cost
The next Level 4 Diploma will commence 21 September 2020 and end on 18 June 2021.
Choose to pay in full or in instalments. There is a one-off registration fee of £50, which allows access to course materials via our online learning platforms.
|£15,500||When paid in full, prior to course start date|
|£16,000||When paid in 2 instalments|
|£16,248||When paid in 3 instalments|
// 3 Pathways
Level 4 Diploma in Business (L4DB)
Students will be introduced to the many different aspects of international business in today’s world. Embarking on the qualification, they will be exposed to both academic and vocational aspects of a wide range of subjects, enabling them to gain the necessary knowledge and skills vital for a career in business or further studies.
Level 4 Diploma in Business Information Technology (L4DBIT)
Students will be given the opportunity to develop essential thinking and study skills in IT and business through a balance of academic and vocational subjects. They will be able to contribute to the development of computer systems and networks, databases and websites in a business context, whilst also developing an awareness of business needs.
The qualification will allow them to understand and enter the IT and business profession with the necessary knowledge expected within the industry and the ability to apply the skills to a range of IT-related functions.
Level 4 Diploma in Computing (L4DC)
Students will be given the opportunity to develop essential thinking and study skills, not only within the computing domain, but also within the context of business through a balance of academic and vocational subjects. The qualification will allow them to understand and enter the computing profession with the necessary knowledge expected within the industry and the ability to apply the skills to a range of IT-related functions.
// Entry Requirements
Students must have at least one of the following:
- NCC Education Level 3 International Foundation Diploma for Higher Education Studies (L3IFD) or
- NCC Education Level 3 Diploma in Business (L3DB) or
- An international qualification which is deemed to be of a similar level to the NCC Education L3IFP or
- One GCE ‘A’ Level or equivalent, or an appropriate School Leaver’s Certificate deemed to be of a similar level and
- IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
|Level 4 Diploma||Progress To||University Progression|
|Business||NCC Level 5 Diploma in Business||NCC university progression routes|
|Business in Information Technology||NCC Level 5 Diploma in Information Technology||NCC university progression routes|
|Computing||NCC Level 5 Diploma in Computing||NCC university progression routes|