Degree apprenticeships - a path that pays into the tech sector
As part of the 'Break into Tech' series, this Guardian article features the Tech Partnership degree apprenticeship as a way to get into tech... without the debt.
Industry rallies behind Tech Industry Gold Degrees
Further to the Tech Partnership’s announcement of 4th October 2017, employers were quick to reassure universities and students of their ongoing support for the industry-accredited Tech Degrees.
Special broadcast - leading the field in degree apprenticeships with MMU
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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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