Computing - Software Development - ICT Skills - Conversion Course - Galway

Galway-Mayo IT - Galway


Course Name Computing - Software Development - ICT Skills - Conversion Course - Galway
Course Provider Galway-Mayo IT - Galway
Course Code 100123 (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 Full time, Part time, Online, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Now open for Applications for January 2020 start.
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Expand+2 years online delivery

There are two options (full-time and part-time) as follows:

Full-time Mode: (January – December 2020):
Semester 1: Modules: 1 – 5 [30 credits]
Semester 2: Modules: 6 – 10 [30 credits]

Part-time Mode: (January ...

Course Fee Free to Unemployed applicants. 10% Fees (750 Euros) for Employed applicants.
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Entry Requirements 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 from those holding a Level 7 who have significant working experience which would match the learning outcomes of a Level 8.
Number of Places 50
Course Content

Expand+A 12 or 18 month conversion course

If you come from a non-computing background and wish to convert to a Software Programmer role.

You can complete the course over 12 or 18 months.

The course is fully ONLINE, with optional programming worksh...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This course provides you, as a Level 8 graduate, an entry path into careers in computing and it includes a placement in the IT industry.

There is the assumption behind the course that Level 8 graduates from other disciplines will already have deve...

Careers or Further Progression The Higher Diploma in Science in Computing is an Honours Degree level graduate conversion award which gives graduates from non-computing backgrounds the skills and knowledge to start a career in the IT industry.
Further Enquiries Peter Butler
Graduate & Professional Development
Dublin Road
Tel: +353 (0)91 742328
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