IT Degree Apprenticeship (Software Engineering)

Key Details

  • Available at
    Rhos-on-Sea, Bangor University
  • Level
  • Study Mode
  • Programme Area
    Computing, Digital Technologies and Games Development
  • Course Length

    Three years with one day and one evening per week over the academic year.

    There may also be four sessions per year to complete your Essential Skills Wales qualifications.

  • Course Type
    Degrees (Higher Education)
  • Bilingual

Course Description

This course is designed to allow current employees in the Software and ICT sectors to enhance their skills, knowledge and competence whilst remaining in full-time employment. The course is a combination of day-release study at Coleg Llandrillo and Bangor University and structured work-based learning.

The course is fully-funded by Higher Education Funding council for Wales.

Entry Criteria

You need to be in either part-time or full-time employment and meet the degree apprenticeship framework requirements.

All places are subject to satisfactory interview.


The course is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Interactive lectures
  • Tutorials / workshops
  • Guest speakers
  • Student centred learning
  • Virtual learning environment (MOODLE)

Learning is participative, informal and full of opportunities for individual exploration and creativity.


The course is assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Practical and theoretical assignments
  • Reports
  • Oral presentations
  • Project work
  • Portfolios
  • Group/team-based assignments


Completion of the programme can lead to a range of options in employment and education.

Would you like to apply for this course?

Part Time

The application system for next year is currently closed. For further information, please contact the college.