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

Next Intake Commencing Autumn 2019
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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

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

Comment Award
Higher Diploma in Science in Computing

Awarding Body
Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI)

Award Level
NFQ Level 8 (75 ECTS)
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.
Careers or Further Progression Transfer options may include any level 8 Higher Diploma in Science in Computing related programme.

Graduates may be eligible to further their studies at level 9 (Postgraduate Diploma or Masters) in Computing or one of many Computing-related disciplines (in Ireland or abroad), such as Computer Science, Computational Science, Information Systems, IT Management, Technology and Innovation Management, Information Security & Digital Forensics, Information Systems Processes, and others.
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CCT College Dublin,
30 - 34 Westmoreland St., Dublin 2
Eircode: D02 HK35

Tel: +353 1 6333444
Fax: +353 1 6333446
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