Cloud Technologies - Letterkenny Campus

ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name Cloud Technologies - Letterkenny Campus
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 104610 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
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.
Course Fee EU Fees: €5,750
Non-EU Fees: €12,000
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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).
Number of Places 20
Course Summary 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.
Course Content

Expand+If you already hold an honours degree in computing or an appropriate mix of academic qualifications and IT experience then this course will help maintain your self-development with a set of skills that are transferable to the broader computing indust...

Subjects Taught Year One


Virtual Server Administration Mandatory 10 4
Networking Mandatory 10 4
Hybrid Cloud Technology Mandatory 10 4

Storage Technologies Mandatory 10 4
Security & Legal Issues Mandatory 10 4
Infrastructure as Code (IaC) Mandatory 10 4

Year Two

4 Dissertation Mandatory 30 4
Careers or Further Progression Follow-on Courses
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
Level 10 studies (Doctoral) at Letterkenny Institute of Technology or 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 Further Information
Department Administration: +353 (0)74 9186351
Head of Department Thomas Dowling
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186304
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