Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

The BSc Digital and Technology Solutions degree apprenticeship is designed to develop graduate'level software engineers through a combination of work'based training and academic learning. The programme delivers the UK Government Apprenticeship Standard for Digital and Technology Solutions Professionals. It allows apprentices to work during the day and study during the evening.

The BSc Digital and Technology Solutions degree has Tech Industry Gold Accreditation. Tech Industry Gold degrees and degree apprenticeship programmes have been assessed as meeting the employer'relevant standards defined by the Tech Partnership, an employer'led apprenticeship trailblazer group.

The degree is suitable for apprentices and existing employees working, or preparing to work, in the following areas:

•software engineering

•computer programming

•systems analysis

•systems design

•software development

•software testing.

From May 2017, levy'paying employers will fund their apprentices' studies via their digital account from the Digital Apprentice Service. Find out more about apprenticeship funding and how it all works.

Please note: apprentices on this degree are funded by their employer so are not eligible for a student loan.

Course Modules

For information about course structure and the moules you will be studying, please visit Birkbeck’s online prospectus.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £6,935 Home Fees
4 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £10,025 Overseas Fees