Computing - Pre-University

Monaghan Institute

 

Course Name Computing - Pre-University
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code PU06 5M0529
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Monaghan Town
Course Content

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This programme is designed for students wishing to study Computing at University. Learners who are interested in digital skills, computer coding or STEM subjects would be most suitable for this course. The programme enables learners ...

FET Code 5M0529 - Software Development
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Qualifications Obtained
5M0529 QQI Level 5 Software Development
CompTIA A+ 901 Essentials
CompTIA A+ 902 IT Technician
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Course Fee QQI Exam Fee € 50.00
Administration Fee € 50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00
Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for PLC maintenance grants, which are means tested. For further details, visit www.studentfinance.ie or www.susi.ie where applications can be made online or downloaded.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online now. Applications close in October each year and reopen for the next academic year in January.

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Subjects Taught Students will complete core computing subjects including:
Games Analysis and Design
Software Architecture
Web Authoring
Programming and Design Principles
Fundamentals of Object Oriented Programming
Database Methods

Common subjects such as Communications, Work Experience and Maths for Information Technology may also be included. Students will also be encouraged to gain additional certification in CompTIA A+901 Essentials and A+902 IT Technician.
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate with five O6 grades (or five passes pre 2017) or equivalent is the standard entry requirement for Level 5 courses. Leaving Certificate Applied or QQI Level 4 Award are also acceptable on the majority of Level 5 courses.

Some courses have subject specific requirements and these will be noted on relevant course pages.

A QQI Level 5 award or equivalent in a relevant subject area is the standard entry requirement for Level 6 Advanced Certificate courses.
Assessment Method You will be assessed on the basis of:
• Examinations
• Project Work
• Final Assessment of Portfolio
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Careers or Further Progression

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Progress to a degree where you can pursue a career in:

Software Engineering
IT and Cyber Security
Virtual Reality
Augmented Reality
Mixed Reality Developer
Games Design Development and Animation
Creative Media Production
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Further Enquiries Monaghan Institute Education Campus,
Armagh Road,
Monaghan
Tel. 047-84900
E-mail: info@monaghaninstitute.ie
Visit our Website on www.monaghaninstitute.ie
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