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Network Administration- Undergrad Program

The 100% online Undergraduate Diploma courses at Manhattan Studies Institute provide students an affordable pathway to earning an undergraduate or postgraduate degree from a choice of respected UK universities.

Program Structure and Cost

Undergraduate Level 4/5 IT and Computing Diploma with Cisco Academy Certificates

The program has four levels that can be followed in fours simple steps covering alternative track studies, based on transferable credits. This path is based on alternative LEVELS of studies. More about levels of studies, click here. Once you'll graduate you'll have an international recognized certificate in IT, awarded by Cisco Academy and also level 5 diploma awarded by ATHE.

Step 1: This course is preparation for the Cisco 100-101 ICND1 exam. Description of exam per Cisco: "The 100-101 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1) is the exam associated with the CCENT certification and a tangible first step in achieving the CCNA Routing and Switching certification. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills required to successfully install, operate, and troubleshoot a small branch office network. The exam includes topics on the operation of IP Data Networks; LAN Switching Technologies; IP Addressing (IPv4 & IPv6); IP Routing Technologies; IP Services (DHCP, NAT, ACLs); network device security; and basic troubleshooting."

Step 2 & 3:  The Undergraduate Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 240 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate degree in Business and Management, which can either be completed at via distance/online learning. This course is made up of 10 Level 4 modules (120 credits) and 10 level 5 modules (120 credits), each level also includes 8 written assignments. If a student decides to only study at Level 4 they will receive 120 credits and can apply for an exemption from the first year of a university Degree course. More details about this step, click here

Step 4: This course is designed as preparation for the Cisco 200-101 ICND2 exam. Description of exam per Cisco: "The 200-101 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2 (ICND2) is the exam associated with the CCNA Routing and Switching certification. The exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills required to successfully install, operate, and troubleshoot a small to medium-size enterprise branch network. The exam includes topics on LAN switching technologies, IP routing technologies, IP services (FHRP, syslog, SNMP v2 and v3), troubleshooting, and WAN technologies."

If you have the desire to turn your passion for computers into a career, The IT and Computing Diploma offered by Manhattan Studies Institute is definitely a program you should consider. It is a combination of theoretical with hand-on with Cisco Certificates included. Just CONTACT US to find your options. This program is part of our BRICK Method and the Diploma details

Our online Level 4/5 IT and Computing Diploma course is a 240-credit course, it includes 10 modules and written assignments at each level. The course is designed to equip you with the skills you need to Top Up to a full Undergraduate Degree and go on to become an IT professional. While completing the course, students will have access to a variety of support services, including Tutor Support and Webinars, a Social Learning Forum, and additional materials to help in the completion of their Diploma course.

University Top-Up

If you decide to top up to a full Undergraduate Degree through an accredited UK university, the costs are as follows. Please note, the below costs are for distance learning/online only. You have the option of finishing on campus, Costs will vary depending on which university you wish to complete your final year.

Cisco Path Training is part of the Information Technology degree program and covers networking architecture, structure, and functions. The course introduces the principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations to provide a foundation for the curriculum. 

     Careers

    The Cisco curriculum helps students develop workforce readiness skills and builds a foundation for success in networking-related careers and degree programs. 

    You can find detailed info on our resources site or email us office@manhattanstudies.org, subject: level 4-5 in IT

    Am I Eligible For This Program?
    To enroll onto the Level 4 course, you must be at least 18 and have a full secondary education. Before enrolling on to the Level 5 course, you must complete the Level 4 or equivalent. Both levels will include CISCO Certificate courses. When you will graduate you will be eligible for TOP-UP to to a full Undergraduate Degree and minimum two CISCO Certificate that will open your career path.
    Please follow the steps for admission:
    *top-up requirements