Study all the fundamentals of computing and systems administration, then progress to information systems, advanced databases and how to manage IT projects. Gain hands-on experience with professional-level developer software and advanced hardware through Sunderland’s accreditations with Microsoft, Cisco and other major companies. This course is designed to follow on from ICT courses in schools and Sixth Form colleges. Topics include UX design, advanced databases, web and mobile programming and software development. We encourage you to apply for a year-long placement between the second and final years, although it is not compulsory. It’s a great opportunity to get paid to put your learning into practice and to extend your experience.