Level Four/Five Higher Apprenticeship in Information Technology

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This apprenticeship is for people who work in the IT industry who would like to develop their technical and diagnostic skills
to a higher level, and for those who would like to progress into a management or supervisory role. It is suitable for job roles such as software developer, web designer, computer games designer, support technician and network manager.

What will I study?

Units include:

  • Maths for computing and work
  • Introduction to programming
  • Data analysis and database design
  •  IT and personal skills development
  •  Project management
  •  Web design fundamentals
  • Software engineering
  • Human computer interface
  •  Networking concepts and practice
  • Applied object-oriented programming

How will I be assessed?

The course is assessed through observation, exams and the production of assignment work to demonstrate competence.

Entry requirements

You should have a relevant level three qualification, such as an advanced apprenticeship, and be working in appropriate

What next?

You could progress into more senior roles at work or onto the final year of a degree in an IT-related subject.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education Apprenticeships 2018 Summer Part-time course guide