Computing - Networking Technologies - Learn & Work - Blanchardstown

TU Dublin - Blanchardstown Campus


Course Name Computing - Networking Technologies - Learn & Work - Blanchardstown
Course Provider TU Dublin - Blanchardstown Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU655
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Higher Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Blanchardstown
Duration 2 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum No of Subjects: 5

Minimum Grade in:
Maths: O6/H7
English or Irish: O6/H7

Applicants will be advised of and must attend a suitability test & interview
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry/Eligibility Requirements
To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme.

Where a programme requirement is 2 or 3 honours, grade H5 or better on Higher Level Leavi...

Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Cert Applied Programme will not meet minimum entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
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Mature Applicants Mature applicants (23+) are welcome. Further details at
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Number of Places 20
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Financial Support
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+What is…Learn+Work?
TU Dublin’s Learn+Work programme is a professional traineeship programme providing a pipeline of skilled in-demand work-ready talent into STEM industries through industry partnership.
• Learn+Work courses blend the strengt...

Subjects Taught Year 1
Semester 1
• Computer Systems Infrastructure
• Business Communications
• Routing & Switching Essentials
• Systems Administration

Semester 2 & Summer
• Applied Learning in the Workplace (Work Placement)
• Scaling and Connecting Networks

Year 2
Semester 1
• Network Security
• Virtualisation Technologies
• Server Administration
• Mathematics for Computing

Semester 2 & Summer
• Work-Based Learning and Project (Work Placement)
Comment Campus Location: Blanchardstown
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my career opportunities?
Network Technician working in industries such as:
• Networking
• Data Centres
• Cloud-Based Disciplines
• Cyber Security

Graduate Employers:
• Eir
• Vodafone
• Citrix
• Cisco
• Liberty ...

Further Enquiries Contact
Marketing Department
T: +353 1 220 8093
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 502 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 410 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)