There is no denying that we live in a digital world. Phones, tablets, laptops – we can even send messages from our wristwatches. It comes as no surprise that career opportunities have been hugely enhanced by this, with digital advancements having a huge impact on every sector. Technical skills are highly sought after. Research shows that there is a shortage of digital skills for digital jobs in the UK market with a large percentage of companies suffering technical skills gaps.
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This course focuses on developing skills in the technical and software elements of the digital industry. Technical ability and a problem-solving approach are a must as is an interest in working in the Computing industry. The course is delivered in blocks with software skills, web, graphics and technical units all delivered as part of the Study Programme. Work Experience, skills for success, English and Maths will also be core elements of the Study Programme.
To ensure you have the skills to create future technology, our course gives you a taste of the core areas to computing that you can build your knowledge on for an exciting career. All aspects of modern computing are covered including: networking, security, software, applications, data and intelligent systems. You will also develop practical skills, alongside workplace-ready experiences, from our project-based learning methods and assessments.
As of June 2018, there are 2,261 active games companies in the UK
The UK is the 5th largest games market in the world