In 2008, the following 5 diplomas were offered for their relevant employment areas:
- creative and media
- information technology
- health and social care
- construction and the built environment
In 2009, 5 more diplomas will be offered:
- land-based and environmental
- hair and beauty
- business administration and finance
- hospitality and catering
Finally, 2010 will bring the following diplomas:
- public services
- sport and leisure
- travel and tourism
Not all schools and colleges offer the Diploma at the moment, but by 2013 17 diplomas will be available in all areas of England.
For a full list of the subjects available and more detailed course information, visit direct.gov.uk.