Programming Fundamentals Diploma

Our Programming Fundamentals Diploma offers an excellent opportunity to learn about computer programming from the very beginning. You’ll look at the concepts and work through introductory courses in some of the different programming languages such as Python, HTML, CSS, Java and JavaScript. 

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Is this for you?

If you are new to the world of coding and computer programming and are keen to pursue a career in this field, this online programming training will help you learn how to use various programming and development tools to build apps, power websites and more!

This type of training can lead to entry level Software Developer roles. 

Award and Associated Qualifications

Awarded 240 CPD points upon successful completion

Start Date

Flexible

Study Type

In centre, online, or a combination

Training Type

diploma

Duration

240 hours or 9 weeks full-time study

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About this diploma

Do you want to unravel the mystery of computer programming? 

If you have an analytical mind, problem solving skills and a passion for all things digital, this might be a rewarding career choice. 

Smartphones, laptops, PCs, websites, video games all run digitally scripted programs and, as the digital revolution continues, the reach of computer programming has been so significant we now see it playing a part in in other frequently used items such as cars, household appliances and watches. 

With such a widespread growth in the demand for such programs there is a demand for knowledgeable, qualified programmers who can not only write programs but test, develop and maintain these software programs. 

If you’re new to computer programming the prospect of learning how to write a digital script from scratch could be a daunting prospect. This Diploma is designed for those completely new to this profession. There are six core courses that you will study that will introduce you to programming concepts and then guide you through the different languages such as Python, HTML, CSS, Java and JavaScript.  You will then select one additional elective course to compliment the core training and that suits your personal aspirations and requirements. 

It’s a really flexible Diploma to study and you can access the training online, at a time and place that suits you. You could study at home, work or any of our local training centres. Our teams will be on hand throughout your programme to provide assistance as and when required. 

Aims and Objectives

This Diploma will help those new to coding and programming learn how to write the instructions and processes that computer programs need to follow through programming languages such as Java, JavaScript, HTML, Python and CSS. 

 

Courses Included

There are six core courses you will study in this Diploma: - 

Introduction to Programming Concepts

MTA Introduction to Programming using HTML and CSS

MTA Introduction to Programming using JavaScript

MTA Introduction to Programming using Java

MTA Introduction to Python Programming

MTA HTML 5 Application Development Fundamentals

Elective Courses

In addition to the core courses listed above, you will also be able to choose 1 additional elective course. Below is just one example, you could choose other courses from a wider list which include topics such as Linux+ Part 1.

Project Management Fundamentals

Split into four engaging parts, this course takes you through the full life cycle of a project in terms of defining what it is, planning every aspect, implementation, completion and evaluation of a project. 

Pre-Requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this programming Diploma. 

Finance Options

Wherever possible our training is tailored to your needs. The cost of our training programmes depend on the course(s) you choose and varies according to duration and breadth. Rest assured we have a number of payment options available to ensure the cost of training is affordable and can be worked alongside your other financial commitments. Common ways people fund their training include: - 

 

Self-Funded: 

  • Flexible payment plans to help you spread the cost* available at many of our centres;
  • You could opt to pay upfront.

 

 

Company Funded:

Requesting funding from your employers needn’t be a daunting task. Many employers support and encourage their employees with their professional development and consider it a worthwhile investment to fund any training required.

What we can help with:

  • Providing a comprehensive training programme outlining learning outcomes
  • Tailored personnel letters
  • Communication with finance departments to arrange payment options (upfront or payment plan*).

 

Funding & Grants:

There may be the opportunity to apply for funded grants that can help towards the cost of training. These include the Skills Development Scotland ITAs and the ReAct programme in Wales. All schemes will have different terms and conditions that will need to be met in order to qualify for a grant and these are managed by each individual centre.

We’d recommend you speak to a Course Advisor in your local centre to find out whether they are registered to offer any such schemes and discuss your requirements further.

 

* Terms and Conditions apply. Speak to a Course Advisor for full information on the options available to you.

 

 

Career Path

Undertaking professional programming training could lead to an exciting and rewarding career. If you’re new to the profession you will more than likely start at Junior Programmer, Junior Coder or Entry level Software Engineer roles. As you gain experience and with additional study your options will grow and could ultimately lead to careers such as Python Developer, Software Developer, Game Developer and Senior Developer.

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