Application Design & User Experience

Institute of Technology Sligo

 

Course Name Application Design & User Experience
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code SG250
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Honours Degree/level 8

Four grade O6/H7 and two grade H5.

Leaving Certificate subjects must include Mathematics and English or Irish.

* Some courses do not require Mathematics as an entry requirement, while others have certain exemptions or ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP
LCVP modules can be counted as one of the passes required when considering LCE entry requirements for IT Sligo courses. CAO points are awarded as follows:

Level Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Scoring System for Eligible Applicants who hold QQI FET/FETAC Awards
A full QQI FET/FETAC Level 5 or 6 major award will have a minimum credit value of 120. Component awards, or achievement of less than 120 credits, do not constitute a full award.
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Mature Applicants

Expand+IT Sligo welcomes applications from mature students. Up to 20% of places on courses in the Institute are reserved for mature applicants. We recognise the valuable life and work experience that they bring to the courses they undertake.

From your pe...

Alternative Entry

Expand+The Minimum Entry Requirements For Applicants From Northern Ireland (gce As, A2, Avce, Double Award, Btec) Are:
Applicants must have a recognised award at Level 3 on the UK framework of qualifications. GCE AS and A Level, NVQ Level 3, Advanced Diplo...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 25
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Financial Support

Expand+A Student Contribution (registration) fee of €3,000 (2019/20) is payable by all students who do not qualify for a grant or scholarship. SUSI, Student Universal Support Ireland, provides financial support to eligible students. There are two elements...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content Course Description:
User Experience (or Digital Product Design) is the process of designing digital products that are useful, easy to use, and delightful to interact with. The course equally equips you with the tools and skills to bring ideas to life. You’ll learn rapid coding techniques to let you iterate quickly through your ideas and put them into the hands of users for real-world testing.
Subjects Taught

Expand+Course Structure:
Year One: Students will be given an introduction to computer programming, the Internet of Things and Web Design Fundamentals. There will also be modules in Design Thinking and Personal Development.

Year Two: There will be modu...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities:
From this course you may choose to focus on software development or you may concentrate on the design process, which developers will then implement. You’ll work closely with software, product or process development teams helpi...

Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: +353 (0)71 915 5379
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 290
2018 317