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Course Code: NPVIT101/E

Course Level: Level 5

Study Mode: Part-Time

Course Type: Adults

Course overview

This part-time qualification gives adult learners the practical skills and competency to develop a fully functional web application. The course provides both the knowledge and practical skills to design, develop and test code solutions and solve problems using code. Learners are fully immersed in the design and build process alongside the practical and theoretical aspects to help them to develop as professionals within this sector.

This professional 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.

To apply for this course, you will need to possess a Level 4 or equivalent qualification

This course is made up of four mandatory units. Your tutors will advise of assessments on enrolment.

For further information, please email

The skills developed by studying this qualification will enable you to seek employment with confidence and/or to progress to the next level of learning.

You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan or Higher Education Loan to help with the costs of your course if you are 19 or older and the course you are studying is an eligible Level 3, 4, 5 or 6 course.

If you have any queries with regards to the funding of your course, please contact Charlotte Robertson on 01782 254141 or email

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Course Duration

34 weeks

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Class Times

18:00 - 20:30

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What else do I need to know?

This course will use a blended learning approach. It can be studied over one year. There will several dates scheduled in the year to be on site on a Tuesday evening, complimented by online learning throughout the year at your own pace.