This three year programme provides you with the skills and knowledge to manage the Information Technology infrastructure in an organisation.
An important element of this programme is the work placement which helps give you real preparation for working in the IT sector.
This course prepares you for working in the Career Sectors below. Follow the links to get a fuller understanding of the sectors you are preparing for.
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The Student - Career Interests
This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests. If these interests do not describe you, this course may prepare you for work you may not find satisfying.
The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with sophiscticated technology. These types prefer mentally stimulating environments and often pay close attention to developments in their chosen field.
The range of careers open to your include database administration, web developer, e-business development, network support, systems support engineer, junior business analyst, network engineer, IT security manager,
IT support manager, computing services manager. An important element of this programme is the work placement which helps give you real preparation for working in the IT sector.