IT and Web Design [Level 4 & 5]

2500,00 £


If you want to turn your passion for computers into a career, Online Business School offers an IT and web design credential that is definitely worth looking into.

The level 4 modules and assignments in this course correspond to the first year of a university degree, while the level 5 modules and tasks correspond to the second year.

Our 240-credit online course in IT and web design at levels 4 and 5 consists of ten modules and six written tasks at level 4, and six modules and written assignments at level 5. The course aims to equip you with the skills you need to pursue a job in computer technology and an undergraduate degree. Throughout the course, students will have access to a variety of support services, including supplemental materials to help them complete their diploma course, webinars, tutor support, and a social learning forum.


About our Course

Online Business School offers an IT and web-design diploma that is definitely worth looking into if you want to make your love of computers your career.

The first year of a university degree is equal to the level 4 modules and assignments in this course, while the second year is equal to the level 5 modules and assignments.

Ten modules and six written assignments at level 4 and six modules and written assignments at level 5 are included in our 240-credit online course on IT and web design at levels 4 and 5. The goal of the course is to provide you with the necessary abilities to pursue an undergraduate degree and a career in information technology. Students will have access to a range of support resources during the course, such as webinars and tutor support, a social learning forum, and extra materials to aid in finishing their diploma course.

This course is eligible for ELCAS funding.

To enrol onto the level 4 course, you must be at least 18 and have a full secondary education. Before enroling on to the level 5 course, you must complete the level 4 or equivalent.


  • Qualification Numbers: Level 4 Diploma in Information Technology – 603/4781/8
  • Qualification Numbers 2: Level 5 Diploma in IT – Web Design- 603/4793/4

Course Content Level 4

Computer systems and software

The integration of hardware and software components will be better understood by learners after completing this subject.

Computer programming

The system life cycle will be followed by learners as they develop, implement, and test programs using a variety of tools and methodologies.

Relational database systems

Students’ knowledge of database systems, data analysis, and modeling will grow as a result of this unit.

Software engineering

Students will acquire knowledge about the various approaches and strategies used in software engineering as well as the necessity for it.

Systems analysis and design

Understanding IS concepts and how they relate to organizational needs for information transformation and business processes is provided by this module.

E- commerce applications

This subject examines the function of e-commerce in the contemporary world, with a focus on identifying goals and objectives within an organization and the design challenges that result from defining specifications.

Human computer interaction

In order to assist students plan their own multimedia user interface prototype, this module will help them gain a better knowledge of human computer interaction models and concepts. It will also assess current HCI design and principles.

IT and society

This module looks at how technology has affected society and looks at the patterns and modifications that have been made. It will look at possible conflicts between security and data management, as well as management challenges.

Information systems theory and practice

This subject examines project management components that are essential to the creation and execution of certain IT projects.

Management information systems

Understanding information systems concepts and how they meet business goals in terms of data processing and information processing is the main goal of this module.

Course Content Level 5


The goal of this lesson is to give students the information and abilities required to launch a new technology company. It entails comprehending strategy, marketing, money, and the traits of entrepreneurs.

Network Security

The objective of this course is to equip students with knowledge about typical security incident detection and prevention techniques as well as network security challenges in networked environments.

C#.NET Programming

The goal of this course is to introduce students to the fundamental ideas and ideas of C# ASP.NET programming. Students will be able to comprehend how to use server side programming techniques to construct dynamic web pages as a result.

System Administration

The knowledge required to administer a Windows and Linux system is the goal of this unit. User and group management, file system management, task automation, shell scripting, mail servers, domain name servers, file and printer sharing, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) servers, registry, local and group policies, backup policies, restore policies, and performance tuning are among the subjects covered.

Content Management Systems

The goal of this lesson is to give students the information and abilities they need to create digital material using content management systems (CMS). Learners will be able to comprehend CMS roles, content modeling, content aggregation, publishing management, and content migration if they successfully complete this unit.

Web Design

The goal of this subject is to give students an understanding of client-side programming and how to use Adobe Dreamweaver and the JavaScript (JS) programming language to construct dynamic web sites. The building of dynamic web pages with form validation, user input validation, client-side processing of user input, dynamic navigation menus, and web client applications are all covered in this subject.


Each level of the Qualifi level 4/5 IT and web-design course consists of six written assignments. Each assignment is between two and three thousand words long. Students can access the ‘Tutor’ part of the learning portal to receive assistance with the courses and assignments.

The assignment unit titles for the level 4 course are:

  1. Information technology and IT ethics
  2. Mathematics and statistics for IT
  3. PC maintenance and operating systems
  4. Computer graphics editing and database concepts
  5. Logical IT networking
  6. Web design

The assignment unit titles for the level 5 course are:

  1. Technopreneurship
  2. Network security
  3. C#.NET programming
  4. System administration
  5. Content management systems
  6. Web design

Career Path

Students will hone their programming, software development, and systems analysis and design skills while enrolled in this course. Students who successfully finish the course can work in the public or commercial sector as IT professionals.

What is included in the cost of our course?

  • All course material, including online modules and written assignments
  • Personal tutor support with 1-2-1 Zoom sessions
  • committed student assistance
  • Having access to a social learning forum online
  • Assignment evaluation and comments
  • Get FREE access to our HUB

University Progress

If you decide to top up to a full undergraduate degree through an accredited UK university, the costs are as follows.

Middlesex University

BSc Information Systems (Top-up)– £6,000
BSc (Hons) Information Technology and Business Information Systems (Top-up) – ON CAMPUS– £9,250 (UK)/ £14,700 (INT/EU)

University of Derby

BSc (Hons) Computing and Information Technology– £5,250

Southampton Solent University

BSc (Hons) Information Technology for Business, fee £9,250

University of Roehampton

BSc Honours Web Design and Development (top up)

University of Huddersfield

BSc (Hons) Information Technology (Top-up)– ON CAMPUS– £9,250