Three new universities to offer Tech Partnership’s Digital Degree Apprenticeship
Birkbeck, Leeds Beckett and Teesside, have joined the select group of universities working directly with businesses to deliver the BSc (Honours) Digital & Technology Solutions degree apprenticeship programme.
Jamie's degree apprenticeship – "An amazing opportunity"
In this short film, Jamie explains why, as a degree apprentice, he feels he gets the best of both worlds - working at IBM as a Client Support Manager and studying at QMU London for a BSc degree in Digital & Technology Solutions.
"Now I’m innovating everyday" – digital degree apprentice
Graduating yesterday at Aston University, James Gee is one of the UK’s first apprentices to achieve the Digital & Technology Solutions BSc – a trailblazer degree apprenticeship developed by employers in the Tech Partnership network.
MSc degree apprenticeships
Masters apprenticeships help employers tailor the skills of new talent to their most complex and demanding business challenges, offering both new entrants and existing staff the opportunity to study for an MSc degree while working.
Digital and Technology Solutions Specialist MSc apprenticeship
This MSc apprenticeship is an integrated Masters degree course and apprenticeship, typically delivered over 24 months.
Following the submission of an expression of interest by Tech Partnership employers, the government approved development of this MSc degree apprenticeship in November 2016. We aim to have the apprenticeship standard ready for universities and employers to offer from early 2018.
Who is it for?
It's designed for those progressing into level 7 apprenticeships through a range of routes. This will include graduates who have completed a full-time undergraduate degree in an IT or non-IT related field. It's also be suitable for existing staff with the potential for digital leadership positions.
The MSc Digital and Technology Solutions Specialist degree apprenticeship will cover the following specialisms:
- Software engineering
- Digital business and enterprise systems architecture
- System test and assurance
- IT consultancy
- IT business analysis
- Data analytics
- Network engineering
- IT sales
- IT operations management
- Digital marketing
- IT project management
- Information security assurance
- Cyber security technology
- IT / digital futures management
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