Our Foundation Year courses offer an introduction to your chosen subject and are an ideal route to degree level qualifications, helping you develop the necessary skills for further study.
Digital technology pervades our society and yet there is a significant skills shortage in the IT industry.
The digital arena isn’t just about improving efficiency. It improves business prospects, can shape the development of a company and can influence the way people operate. Innovations in technology have improved operations in companies and governments of all sizes and through IT, small businesses can quickly become successful on a global scale.
This foundation course in Digital Technologies is designed to prepare you with the knowledge and professional skills needed for progression onto our Digital & Technology Solutions BSc (Hons) Degree.
This programme covers professional and academic skills and will introduce you to the fundamentals of hardware, workshop, software and the internet. Alongside this, you will be supported in developing a range of transferable skills in areas including research, project and laboratory skills, academic writing and communication.
Why choose this course?
Located on the Coventry University campus, you will have access to our Library & Learning Services (LLS), fully equipped seminar rooms and impressive IT suites. Plus, you can take advantage of reading rights in Coventry University’s Lanchester Library, make use of sport centre facilities and receive full membership to Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU).
This course has been developed and is taught by practising professionals and industry experts. Our academics bring a wealth of expertise to the classroom with many continuing to undertake research and other projects alongside teaching, meaning our students gain a well-rounded and relevant teaching experience.
Throughout your studies, you will find that the course is underpinned with practical elements.