DevOps Research - Letterkenny Campus

ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name DevOps Research - Letterkenny Campus
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 110090 (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, Daytime
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

The Masters Programme will be available to applicants who meet one of the following criteria:

• An Honours Degree (min 2:2) and qualified to teach.

• A level-8 Higher Diploma in Computing for Educators with 2:2 or higher.

• Candidates who do not have an Honours degree but have significant relevant experience may also be eligible for consideration via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Number of Places 20
Course Summary Our Master of Science in DevOps Research has 30 taught credits and a 60 credit Research Dissertation. The taught modules give the student a background in the field of DevOps before the student begins a significant piece of research in the area
Course Content

Expand+DevOps is characterised by operations staff harnessing the same techniques as developers for their systems work. Topics the course covers include: DevOps Software Engineering, OO Programming for Server Administration and DevOps Project Management.


Subjects Taught Year One


DevOps Software Engineering Mandatory 10 4

IaC for DevOps Pipelines Mandatory 10 4
DevOps Project Management Mandatory 10 2

Year Two

Research Dissertation Mandatory 60 1
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.

The main employers are:
Software Companies
Multinational Companies

Graduate Careers
Graduate careers typically include:
DevOps Engineer
Cloud DevOps Engineer
Systems Software Engineer
Further Enquiries Further Information
Department Administration: +353 (0)74 9186351
Head of Department Thomas Dowling
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186304
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