Computing for Educators

Letterkenny Institute of Technology


Course Name Computing for Educators
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY_KEDUC_G
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters H.Dip
Application Date Each module runs twice a year where possible. Once in Athlone Education Centre (AEC) and once in Letterkenny IT. Educators must specify the module code of the certificate they wish to gain when ap-plying. Please note module codes are different for Athlone Education Centre and Letterkenny IT. Edu-cators should ensure they specify the correct module code for their chosen location when applying.

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Duration 1 year, full-time
Up to 3 years, part-time
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
A full level-8 qualification or equivalent or B.Ed. Preference will be given to professionals working in the education sector.
Number of Places 25
Course Content

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This unique course allows educators to engage with material that will provide them with confidence and technical skills to deliver ICT in schools for the 21st Century. The certificates have been carefully crafted to ensure tha...

Subjects Taught What will I study
Year 1
• Digital Citizenship (M)
• Computer Systems (M)
• Coding with Syntax (M)
• Coding Principles (M)
• Database Technology (E)
• Mobile Applications Development (E)
• Web Development & HCI (E)
• Robotics for the Classroom (E)
• Data Science (E)

(M) Mandatory, (E) = Elective
Choose two elective options.
Further Enquiries Department Administration:
Tel: +353 (0)74 918 6306
Dr Nigel McKelvey
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6326
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