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Software Development Bootcamp

This is a 12-week online course covering software development principles and practice as well as employability skills. There is a guaranteed interview at the end of the course, depending on your attendance.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: IT, Digital Skills and Computer Science
Apprenticeships
Location: Distance Learning
Full Time or Part Time: FT
Level: N/A
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Distance Learning

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/software-development-bootcamp
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Course Information for Students

This is a 12-week online course covering software development principles and practice as well as employability skills. 

There is a guaranteed interview at the end of the course, depending on your attendance. 

Interviews start in the week commencing 13th September, with inductions and enrolments on the 22nd September. Class begins on Microsoft Teams in the week commencing 27th September.

Before applying, you will need to ensure that you have the commitment and time to attend this course every day on Teams.

The academic level required to begin the 12-week course is the level of GCSEs graded 4-9/C or above.

You need proven history of an interest in software development and will have to pass an interview to be able to access the course.

Delivery is every day via Microsoft Teams. You must be able to commit your time as attendance is key to learning all the aspects within the course content – and being put forward for interview.

  • Data representation
  • Binary
  • How the Internet works
  • Python
  • Javascript
  • HTML
  • CSS

This course will be delivered on-site.

You will need a laptop, PC or tablet as the course is delivered online via Microsoft Teams.

  • Regular assessments
  • Questioning
  • Projects
  • Mini-exams
  • Attendance

You can progress to an apprenticeship in digital marketing or as a software developer technician. 

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

You may already have someone in your organisation or someone has come to you direct asking for an apprenticeship, but if you don’t we have a free recruitment service to help you hire the best candidate for your organisation from our talent pool and external advertising through social media and the national apprenticeship services website

If you are an employer and you would like to know more, please email businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk or call 01332 387421

Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Programmers and Software Development Professionals

£35002

Programmers and Software Development Professionals

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: November 4, 2021 11:01 am