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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
Adult and Community
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. 

We will start conducting interviews as soon as they come in, followed by inductions and enrolments. Class begins on Microsoft Teams in the week commencing 24th January 2022.  


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 online.

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

Career Information

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

Programmers and Software Development Professionals

£35847

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: January 13, 2022 10:36 am