Software Development

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Software Development
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 103328 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

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Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+2 years part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Can be taken entirely remotely however the opportunity to visit ATU Sligo or other designated exam centres will be made available for students who wish to do so.

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Course Fee Total Fees: €8,400
Entry Requirements A Level 7 in a Software Development programme or cognate area.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is accepted
Course Content

Expand+The software industry is strong, providing specialist employment, with Ireland an important centre for localisation. The majority of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Ireland is from the US, amounting to over 600 companies employing 100,000 people.

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Strategic Technology Management 05
Secure Software Development 05
Data Analytics 05

Semester 2
AWS Academy Cloud Computing Architecture 05
User Experience (UX) 05
Software Application Security Testing [E] 05
Advanced Database Concepts [E] 05

Semester 3
Artificial Intelligence 05
Startup Engineering 05

Semester 4
Project 400 10

Semester 5
Advanced Programming 05
Machine Learning 05

[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
The software industry is exceptionally strong in Ireland, providing a significant number of employment opportunities in a wide variety of organisation. The opportunities are with both indigenous Irish companies and large multina...

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Course Co-ordinator:
Shaun McBrearty
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