Cloud Technologies

ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name Cloud Technologies
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code LY_KCLGT_M
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters MSc
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Duration 1 year, full time
2 years, part time
PGDip: 9 months
Course Fee EU Fees: €5,750
Non-EU Fees: €12,000
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Level 8 Honours Degree in Computing, or equivalent, second class honours (2.2), or Higher Diploma in Computing (Conversion Course into Computing). If you do not have an honours degree but have relevant experience you may also be eligible to apply via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Course Content

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Our Master of Science in Computing in Cloud Technologies will augment your existing skills and knowledge to position you for a successful and rewarding career in Cloud Technologies.

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Subjects Taught What will I study
Semester 1
• Private Cloud Technologies (M)
• Enterprise & Data Centre Networking (M)

Please choose one of the following Electives (E):
• Virtual Server Administration (E)
• Computer Systems Programming (E)

Semester 2
• Storage Technologies Mandatory 10
• Security & Legal Issues Mandatory 10
• Machine Learning Mandatory 10

Semester 3
• Dissertation (M)

(M) = Mandatory, (E) = Elective
Careers or Further Progression Follow-on Courses
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
• Level 10 studies (Doctoral) at other institutions and universities at home and abroad.

Career Pathways
The main employers are:
Multinational Companies
Insurance Companies
Data Centre Based IT Systems
Graduate Careers

Graduate careers typically include:
Cloud Architect/Engineer
Cloud Systems Administrator
Cloud Services Developer
Further Enquiries Department Administration:
Tel: +353 (0)74 9186310 / +353 (0)74 9186306 / +353 (0)74 9186304

Head of Department Thomas Dowling
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186306
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