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Key Facts

Level:
Level 5
Subject Sector:
6.1 ICT Practitioners
Credits:
75
Qualification No:
603/5574/8
GLH:
597 hours
Total qualification time:
750 hours
Price:
£230.50 per learner
Age Range:
19+

Qualification purpose

Prepare for employment

Qualification Grading Type

Pass/Merit/Distinction

Assessment Methods

  • Portfolio of Evidence

  • Why choose this qualification?

    It has been developed in collaboration with and supported by the Code Institute, and includes a comprehensive learner management system and learning content that supports the delivery of the qualification. Centres wishing to offer this qualification must also take the learning support package at a cost of £1,985 per learner. Code Institute is recognised within the industry as a key provider in developing the necessary skills needed for careers in technology and software development and has as it has consulted with employers including Accenture and Red Hat to ensure that the content remains relevant.

    The qualification aims to develop:

    • knowledge and skills in the design, development and testing of code solutions to information processing problems
    • competence in the application of frameworks and code libraries to optimise the production and testing of code solutions
    • knowledge and understanding of systems for storing data and acquire skills in accessing and integrating data from various sources
    • an understanding of the characteristics of user interfaces and implement solutions that meet user requirements
    • competence in the deployment of web-based information systems that are secure
    • competence in working in a team managing a project to deliver a coding solution.

    It is designed to upskill those already working in a website development role but also to offer learners with no previous experience in programming a pathway to employment in this occupational area.

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    Rules of Combination

    Learners must achieve all 4 mandatory units.

    This qualification is graded at unit and qualification level.


    Units

    Mandatory Group

    Learners must achieve all 4 mandatory units.

    Data Centric Development

    Level:
    Level 5
    Guided Learning Hours:
    153
    Credits:
    22
    Unit No:
    M/617/9939
    Click here to view full unit details

    Full Stack Frameworks with Django

    Level:
    Level 6
    Guided Learning Hours:
    190
    Credits:
    25
    Unit No:
    H/617/9940
    Click here to view full unit details

    Interactive Frontend Development

    Level:
    Level 5
    Guided Learning Hours:
    152
    Credits:
    16
    Unit No:
    K/617/9938
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    User Centric Frontend Development

    Level:
    Level 5
    Guided Learning Hours:
    102
    Credits:
    12
    Unit No:
    H/617/9937
    Click here to view full unit details

    What is the purpose of this qualification?

    The qualification purpose is to upskill those already working in a website development role but also to offer learners with no previous experience in programming a pathway to employment in this occupational area.

    The qualification will be awarded to learners who successfully achieve an approved combination of units through a portfolio of evidence that has been successfully verified and monitored through Gateway Qualifications’ Quality Assurance process.

    Achievement is therefore determined by successful completion of unit assessment with no further requirement for additional/summative assessment.


    What skills, knowledge, or understanding does this qualification develop?

    • knowledge and skills in the design, development and testing of code solutions to information processing problems
    • competence in the application of frameworks and code libraries to optimise the production and testing of code solutions
    • knowledge and understanding of systems for storing data and acquire skills in accessing and integrating data from various sources
    • an understanding of the characteristics of user interfaces and implement solutions that meet user requirements
    • competence in the deployment of web-based information systems that are secure
    • competence in working in a team managing a project to deliver a coding solution.


    Progression & entry requirements

    There is no requirement for learners to have prior skills, knowledge or understanding. However, centres should review the prior qualifications and experience of each learner and consider whether they provide the necessary foundations to undertake this programme of study at level 5.

    Funding information

    Learning Aims Search

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    How to find a learning aim

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    How to Use: Find a learning Aim


    We have done our best to collate and summarise the key information, and wherever possible we alert our providers to changes in funding policy.

    This funding information is provided in good faith and it is always advisable to check directly with the funding agencies before committing to delivery.