University Centre Grimsby

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: TEC Partnership

Digital & Technology Solutions Top Up (Data Analytics)

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Course summary

As a Digital and Technology Solutions graduate, you will have the option of progressing into careers such as cyber security analyst, data or systems analyst or engineer, IT consultant or technician, network or software engineer or web developer. Digital technologies are now a fundamental part of all sectors of commerce and industry. Underpinning this is the continual need to design and develop technological solutions to a broad range of ever-evolving problems. This encompasses a range of digital and communications-based solutions centred on the acquisition, storage, manipulation, retrieval and dissemination of data. As a student on this programme, you will be able to identify and specialise in your own chosen area of IT, through undertaking bespoke development projects and creating a full independent portfolio. Through undertaking these modules, you will research, practice, and develop your skills relating to Databases and Data Analytics, Software Development or Networking, applying these skills in creating practical deliverables that will allow you to showcase your valuable skills and knowledge to employers This course will consider the understanding that the IT industry is one that develops at a rapid pace, with yearly innovations applied across a range of sectors. You will undertake future-proof modules that will develop and hone your skills, placing not a focus not just upon developing existing knowledge, but conducting research into current innovations, and potential future innovations Students will have to opportunity to utilise the new purpose built IOT IT suites featuring powerful Alienware workstations, as well as gaining use of the additional hardware and peripherals the department has, such as the Augmented and Virtual Reality equipment (Vive, Oculus, Rift, HoloLens). By undertaking this programme, you will be able to gain valuable skills that will allow you to enter the IT industry across a variety of entry level roles, including but not being limited to the following:

  • Software developers & engineers
  • Web designer & Web developers
  • Network and IT technicians
  • Network Engineers
  • Database developers & administrators
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd line IT support
- Data and Business analysts

Course details

Modules

Full Time - Innovation in IT - Business Intelligence - Dissertation - Development Project - Independent Portfolio Part Time Year 1 - Business Intelligence - Dissertation - Development Project Year 2 - Innovation in IT - Independent Portfolio

Assessment method

A diverse range of assessment methods on this programme include focusing upon the design and practical application of IT skills, including practical projects, case studies, evaluations, planning and design documentation and technical reports.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
DT03
Institution code:
G80
Campus name:
University Centre Grimsby
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

International applicants

TEC Partnership recognises a wide range of entry qualifications as being equivalent to A’ level standard; if students hold a qualification not listed above please contact TEC Partnership's admissions team on +44 (0) 1472 311222 ext 434. International students must evidence they possess a satisfactory command of English language in terms of reading, writing, listening and are expected to have achieved Level B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR), as defined by UK Visas and Immigration.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Students will be required to have successfully completed 240 credits from on a Computing or IT related foundation degree programme or equivalent. As well as current student intake, the programme is open to students who has successfully completed a Foundation Degree programme relating to Information Technologies or Computer Science.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8500 Year 1
Channel Islands £8500 Year 1
England £8500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8500 Year 1
Scotland £8500 Year 1
Wales £8500 Year 1
International £10500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Accommodation costs are £85-105 per week.
Digital & Technology Solutions Top Up (Data Analytics) at University Centre Grimsby - UCAS