Short courses can range from few hours up to several weeks in length. Some are intended as professional development, e.g. as preparation for an Industry registration), others are open for anyone interested in the course.
Recognizes the graduate’s capacity for initiative and judgment across a broad range of technical and management functions. Diploma holders typically have personal responsibility in performing technical operations.
Bachelor degrees are qualifications at Levels 7. They usually take three to four years full time study to complete and can lead to further study at Masters or Doctorate levels.