Computing - Data Analytics - ICT Skills - Conversion Course - Galway

Galway-Mayo IT - Galway


Course Name Computing - Data Analytics - ICT Skills - Conversion Course - Galway
Course Provider Galway-Mayo IT - Galway
Course Code 100122 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Galway Mayo Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Online
Location (Districts) Galway City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Part-time Mode: (January 2019 – May 2020):
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Expand+2 years online

Students can complete the course over 18 or 24 Months.

The course is fully ONLINE, with optional programming workshops once per month on a Friday evening.

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Part-time Mode: (January 20...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Eligibility criteria:

Department of Education & Skills:

You must have a full NFQ Level 8 Honours Degree (or equivalent if earned outside the EU, see

RPL applications will be considered form those holding a Level 7 who have signi...

Course Content

Expand+The Higher Diploma in Science in Computing (Data Analytics) is a conversion course for graduates of level 8 programmes in disciplines other than computing.

The aim of the course is to provide students with a broad knowledge of computing, with a sp...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The modules undertaken are as follows

Data Representation and Querying [5 credits at Level 8]
In this module students will investigate and operate the protocols, standards and architectures used in representing and querying the data that exists a...

Careers or Further Progression Data Analytics / Data Science is a growing area of employment, with significant future growth also anticipated.

This is well established in various national skills bulletins (e.g. Expert Group on Future Skills Needs).
Further Enquiries Contact:
Peter Butler
Lifelong Learning Coordinator
Dublin Road
Tel: +353 (0)91 742328
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