Software Design with Virtual Reality & Gaming - Athlone Campus

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Software Design with Virtual Reality & Gaming - Athlone Campus
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 107967 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment How to apply
Applications are made online between 1 February and 1 June. Contact the admissions department in Athlone for details.

*External students can transfer to add-on courses provided that their previous qualifications meet the entry requirements.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year add-on.
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants should hold a BSc in Software Design with Virtual Reality and Gaming or an equivalent Level 7 qualification.
Course Content

Expand+Why take this course?
Software development is an enormous growth area in ICT engineering. Over 900 software companies are currently in operation in Ireland employing more than 24,000 people. Ireland’s reputation as a centre of software excellence...

Subjects Taught What will I study?
Project, Computer Graphics, Networks, Management and Organisational Behaviour, VR and Gaming Technology, Real-time Rendering for VR, Databases, The Engineer in Society, Security, Distributed Systems.
Careers or Further Progression What can I do after the course?
Students graduating from this course will be in a position to take up careers as game developers, software designers, database coursers and administrators, and technical salespersons. Employers include Ericsson, Valeo, Cisco, Avaya (Nortel), SAP, Hewlett- Packard, Google, Microsoft, IBM, Riverdeep, as well as financial institutions and SMEs.
Further Enquiries Dr Enda Fallon
Head of Department of Computer & Software Engineering
Tel: +353 (0)90 6471877
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