The BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT, Diploma in International Solutions Development, requires that delegates successfully pass the two mandatory core modules, one of a choice of knowledge-based specialisms and a one of a choice of practitioner-based specialisms. Once the above modules have been completed candidates must then sit and pass an oral exam with ISEB to gain the full International Diploma in Solutions Development.
Delegates have the flexibility to sit the modules within the International Diploma in Solutions Development in any order they choose, however having completed the four modular certificates delegates will need to book the Oral examination directly with the ISEB. The application form for which can be found here. Candidates should also read through the guidelines for the Oral Examination International Diploma in Solutions Development found here.
Step 1 - Sit two of the following courses:
Take Systems Development Essentials and either of the Systems Modelling Techniques (Structured or UML) courses, then pass all associated examinations.
Step 2 - Sit one of the following 'Knowledge-Based' courses:
Select one 'Knowledge-Based' course, from the options below. Please note that some of these courses do not include the exams and they must be booked separately using codes listed below.
Step 3 - Sit one of the following 'Practitioner-Based' courses:
Select one 'Practitioner-Based' course, from the options below. Please note that 'Practitioner-Based' courses may not include the exams and they must be booked separately.
Step 4 - Sit the Oral Exam Prep Workshop and pass the exam
Once you have passed your 2 required, 1 knowledge-based and 1 practitioner-based exam from the courses above, this BCS Solutions Development Oral Examination Preparation Workshop should be attended prior to taking the Oral exam which is taken externally. QA can book this for you, please contact us for details.