Computing

ATU - Sligo Campus

 

Course Name Computing
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campus
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code SG_KCMPU_L08
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters HDip
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Duration 2 years part-time, online.
Course Fee Total Fees: €7,500
Entry Requirements Students interested in this programme should have completed a Level 8 qualification in an area other than Computing. Applicants may be asked to attend for interview and/or assessment to determine their suitability for the programme.
Course Summary The Higher Diploma in in Science in Computing is a nationwide initiative which aims to re-train graduates with backgrounds in disciplines other than computing and give them the skills they need to pursue a career in an IT related field.
Course Content

Expand+It was developed in conjunction with regional and national employers and a core component of the programme is an industry-led project or placement. Past graduates have often obtained full-time employment in the companies where they have undertaken th...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Title Credits
Object Oriented Software Development 1 10
Information Systems 05
Web and UI Design 05

Semester 2
Title Credits
Object-Oriented Software Development 2 05
Web Applications Development 10
Advanced Databases 05

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Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
On successful completion of the programme graduates can pursue a career in any one of the following fields: object oriented software development, database design and development, systems analysis, testing and project management,...

Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8511
E: admissions.sligo@atu.ie
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