Software development is behind every app you use, every computer game you play.
It’s databases, virtual reality and robotics – and much more. Where it goes next is up to you.
A Foundation Apprenticeship in IT: Software Development could be your key to a bright future in the industry.
An FA Software Development helps you discover what a career in ICT and digital technologies would be like, and if it’s right for you – while you're still at school. You’ll try software development roles, shadow experienced developers, or do a special project. You’ll build the practical skills and experience you need to do the job well.
You’ll be assessed throughout your FA IT: Software Development. At the end, you’ll achieve a Foundation Apprenticeship (Group Award) in ICT Software Development at SCQF Level 6, which includes:
With a FA IT: Software Development you could:
Pick your area to see which courses are available. The Foundation Apprenticeship programme is still expanding, so what you can do depends on your school.