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View Qualification : BCS Level 4 Certificate in IT

Qualification
Qualification Number
100/6181/2
Title
BCS Level 4 Certificate in IT
Awarding Organisation
Fees Price List Url
Qualification Type
Higher Level
Qualification Sub Type
None
Qualification Level
Level 4
Qualification Sub Level
None
EQF Level
Level 5
Regulation Start Date
01-Oct-2006
Operational Start Date
01-Oct-2006
Operational End Date
31-Dec-2017
Certification End Date
31-Dec-2018
Offered In England
Yes
Offered In Wales
Yes
Offered In Northern Ireland
Yes
Assessment Language In English
Yes
Assessment Language In Welsh
No
Assessment Language In Irish
No
SSA
6.1 ICT Practitioners
Minimum Guided Learning Hours
600
Maximum Guided Learning Hours
600
Diploma Guided Learning Hours
600
Barring Classification Code
ZZZZ
Overall Grading Type
Pass
Assessment Methods
Written Examination
Exemptions
Structure Requirements
3 Mandatory units must be passed to gain the qualification
The awarding organisation states that this qualification is appropriate for use in the following age ranges.
Age Ranges
Pre-16 : No; 16-18 : No; 18+ : No; 19+ : Yes
Further information
This does not imply that eligibility for funding has been agreed for these age ranges.
For further information on the funding of 14-19 qualifications offered in England, please refer to the DFE Section 96 website.
For further information on the funding of 19+ qualifications offered in England, please refer to the SFA website.
For further information on funding in Wales, visit the DAQW website.
For further information on funding in Northern Ireland, visit the DELNI and DENI website.
When undertaking a qualification that does not appear on the governments' lists as eligible for funding for specific age ranges, users must be aware of the legal requirements around activities undertaken by learners of specific ages.
Compound Group
OG
Label
OG
Name
Overarching Group
Group Requirements
3 Mandatory Units required to gain the qualification
Minimum Subcomponents
1
Maximum Subcomponents
1
Mandatory Within Group
Yes
Pathway Reference
Unit Group
MU
Label
MU
Name
Mandatory Units
Group Requirements
All 3 units need to be passed to gain qualification
Minimum Subcomponents
3
Maximum Subcomponents
3
Mandatory Within Group
Yes
Linked Unit
Software Development
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Software Development
Organisation Name
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Unit Level
Level 4
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
200
Linked Unit
Computer and Network Technology
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Computer and Network Technology
Organisation Name
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Unit Level
Level 4
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
200
Linked Unit
Information Systems
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Information Systems
Organisation Name
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Unit Level
Level 4
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
200
Barred Units
There are no barred units to display.
Qualification Objectives
ObjectiveResponse
GCSEs prioritised to measure school and/or teacher performanceNo
Other GCSEsNo
Other level 1, 2 and1/2 qualifications used to indicate learners' attainment on completion of compulsory schooling and included in measures of school and/or teacher performanceNo
GCEs and ASNo
Other level 3 qualifications designed to demonstrate eligibility for progression to higher education and/or used to measure school or college performanceNo
ESOL qualifications that are required for citizenshipNo
Qualifications that indicate an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employersYes
Qualifications that an individual is required by law to have gained in order to undertake a specific roleNo
Qualifications taken primarily for growth and enjoymentNo
Qualifications that are designed to meet the needs of a named employer or other organisationNo
Qualifications that are included within apprenticeships frameworks, including functional skillsNo
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