Build on your past studies with our Web Development top-up degree. You'll explore industry standard design and development technologies, methods and languages.
* The BSc (Hons) Web Development (Top up) with a placement year course is subject to validation.
You'll learn about web design for a range of devices, including desktop browsers, smart phones and tablets. And you'll cover areas such as social media, search engine optimisation (SEO) and using third party application programming interfaces (APIs). You'll also learn about the business issues and opportunities facing web developers today.
You'll get to develop a portfolio of work and you'll work with a real business on a real web project – from conception to implementation. On the sandwich version of our award, you can spend a year working as a web developer to gain experience in the field.
On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BSc (Hons) Web Development
Professional body accreditation
Accredited by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional.
If you choose to complete one of our sandwich courses with a work placement between the second and final years of the course, our placement staff will work with you to identify a suitable location for your work placement. Please also note that you are responsible for any costs incurred in travelling to and from your work placement, and for any accommodation costs.
Past students have undertaken placements with companies and organisations including:
- ARM, Cambridge
- Codeweavers, Stafford
- Zumm Creative, Stoke-on-Trent
- Fisheye, Shrewsbury
- Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council
- Wide Angle Software, Stafford
- Promtek, Stoke-on-Trent