Code Institute

Diploma in Full Stack Software Development

At A Glance

Course Title

Diploma in Full Stack Software Development

Course Level

Level 5 RQF

Course Credits

120 Credits

Study Method

Distance Learning

Start Date

Every 2 weeks

Course Duration

12 months

Awarded By

Code Institute

Course Description

Embark on a transformative journey into the world of technology with Code Institute’s Diploma in Full Stack Software Development—an programme distinguished by its credit rating from the University of the West of Scotland.

Benefit from flexible learning options, accessing over 600 hours of online material through our World-Class Online Learning Platform at your convenience. Moreover, its curriculum remains at the forefront of industry trends, continuously reviewed by experts every six months to address evolving skill demands.

With a network of over 1000 global hiring partners, its graduates boast a remarkable employment rate, with 98% securing positions within a year of graduation.

Who Is This Course For?

This qualification serves as a pathway to employment for individuals aspiring to work in the tech industry. It caters to those with no prior coding experience as well as those seeking to update their skills with the latest coding languages.

The course is delivered online through the Code Institute Learning Management System (LMS). Online instruction includes tutor support and an active Slack community where learners can engage, network, and offer peer support. Access to the LMS allows students to study at their convenience, while a dedicated student care team offers ongoing support.

Course Content

The curriculum is structured to equip you with the competencies required to thrive in an ever-changing workforce powered by artificial intelligence. You will commence by mastering the essential languages, frameworks, and tools necessary for seamless integration into dynamic development teams.

The Essentials modules aim to unleash your coding abilities and enable you to become proficient in the most sought-after programming languages and methodologies essential for a thriving coding profession.

What you will learn:

  • GitHub
  • Python essentials
  • JavaScript essentials
  • UX essentials

Excel in the professional workplace with our Full-Stack Toolkit. This comprehensive resource is designed to shape you into the standout candidate that employers are seeking. With these skills at your disposal, you’ll seamlessly integrate into established development teams and make meaningful contributions from day one.

What you will learn:

  • Design Thinking
  • Advanced JavaScript
  • APIs and Frameworks
  • Rapid coding with Django
  • Agile Development
  • Building with Bootstrap
  • Testing Code

Students select a single Specialist Skill Path Module for their concluding project within the course. These Skill Paths are crafted to provide essential proficiency in exceptionally desirable areas of technology. By presenting your acquired expertise in your portfolio, you can initiate and enhance your career progression, gaining a distinct advantage in the competitive job market. 

The Specialist Skill Paths offered are as follows:

  • E-Commerce
  • Advanced Front-End
  • Predictive Analytics

Study Method

The Learner Management System provided by Code Institute is always available and enables students to learn and study when and where it works for them, and includes a student care team who can provide day to day support. The online delivery includes live tutor support and a highly engaged student community through Slack which allows students to access peer support, career development advice and personal mentoring.

The supports (Career, Student Care, Mentors and Community) are available from 9am-5:30pm UK time Mon-Fri. Tutoring is available from 8am-11pm UK time Mon-Fri and 9-5:30pm UK time at the weekend.

Course Fees

Please get in touch with us to get the most up-to-date course fee for the Code Institute Diploma in Full Stack Software Development.

Entry Requirements

  • You must be aged 18 or over.
  • Applicants must complete the 5 Day Coding Challenge set by Code Institute.
  • Evidence of English language ability equivalent to IELTS Academic Level 6.0 if not a native speaker.
  • There is no requirement for learners to have prior skills, knowledge, or understanding of coding, however the admissions team will need to consider whether applicants have the necessary foundations to undertake studying at level 5.

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Click Apply Now to start your application for the Code Institute Diploma in Full Stack Software Development programme today.

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