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IT Academy Programmes

Available to Staff and Students of the University of Liverpool.

  • Microsoft Technology Associate
    Help demonstrate your knowledge of technology fundamentals by earning a Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certification.

    Based on high demand industry career tracks and designed by Microsoft Learning experts and professional educators, MTA helps students learn and validate fundamental technology knowledge, providing students with the confidence to succeed with more advanced studies and a solid foundation for their careers.  The scheme offers the opportunity for students to earn a Microsoft certification before you have even completed your first year of study.

    There are two main certification paths: MTA Developer and MTA Professional.

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  • Microsoft Office Specialist 2010
    Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification is globally recognized for demonstrating advanced business skills in the use of Microsoft Office 2010, the 2007 Microsoft Office system, and Windows Vista; or highly developed skills in using other Microsoft desktop software.
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  • Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft Certified Professional certification helps enable IT professionals to target specific technologies and to distinguish themselves by demonstrating in-depth knowledge and expertise.  The qualification structure extends from Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) to Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA), each level demonstrating an increasing depth of knowledge and expertise of a particular Microsoft product or technology.

Microsoft Certification Roadmap (PDF)