CCT College Dublin


Course Name Computing
Course Provider CCT College Dublin
Course Code 101693 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Intakes
Autumn and Spring
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Duration This programme is delivered over 3 academic semesters, 1 calendar year.

The Higher Diploma in Science in Computing is a one calendar year higher diploma programme. The Irish NQF Level of this course is Level 8. The programme commences each September.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+CCT has identified entry criteria and processes that will enable it to determine an applicant’s potential to succeed on the proposed programme.

Learners submitting a direct entry application to the proposed programme should provide supporting do...

Course Content

Expand+The overall aim of this programme, leading to the (Major) award of Higher Diploma is to provide learners with the necessary theoretical and practical skills, knowledge and competence, to gain a comprehensive, strong and specialised, foundation and pr...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Software Development Fundamentals
Web Development
Networking & Virtualisation
Operating Systems and Architecture
Strategic Business IT

Semester 2

Software Development Fundamentals

Professional Practice in IT
Algorithms and Constructs
Mobile Development
Cloud Based Web Applications

Semester 3
Work Placement (Elective)
Guided Technology Project (Elective)
Assessment Method CCT will utilise a variety of assessment methods to help ensure that the learning outcomes of each subject will be achieved, for example, Written Examination compiled of long or short term essays, Objective Tests, Presentations, Group Projects, Practical Assignments, Oral Examinations and final examinations where applicable.
Number of Credits Award
Higher Diploma in Science in Computing
Awarding Body
Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI)
Award Level
NFQ Level 8 (75 ECTS)
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+On successful completion of the programme, graduates will be entitled to transfer or progress to a range of level 8 (transfer to) and level 9 (progress onto) programmes in a related field, at the discretion of the programme provider.

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Further Enquiries CCT College Dublin,
30 - 34 Westmoreland St., Dublin 2
Eircode: D02 HK35
Tel: +353 1 6333444
Fax: +353 1 6333446
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