Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Computing
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code GC435
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Qualification Letters BSc
Duration 3 years full-time.
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements 5 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language) and maths.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements 25 bonus points will be added to the points score for Leaving Certificate Higher Level mathematics at grades H6 or above.
Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
Holders of the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme apply in the usual way through the CAO system. Points are awarded on the same basis as the Leaving Certificate. The Link Modules are considered as a single unit and are awarded points based on the result per unit. The Link Modules can be used as a sixth subject for points calculations only.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme (LCAP)
The College does not recognise LCA subjects as meeting its minimum entry requirements. If combined with a Grade 5 FETAC Award, applicants may apply for a higher certificate or degree course in the College.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+FETAC/NCVA links to academic programmes at Griffith College
Griffith College welcomes applications from students who hold a full FETAC Level 5 Award which typically contains eight modules. A full award may be accumulated over more than one academ...

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Mature Applicants Griffith College Dublin welcomes applications from mature applicants. Applicants interested in applying for a programme as a mature student should contact the Admissions Office for more details and applicants should apply directly online at www.
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Financial Support Tax Relief
Most programmes of two or more years’ duration have been approved for tax relief. Applicants should note that the qualifying conditions for relief may differ for full and part-time students. Relief is granted at the standard rate of tax, and details can be found at
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2023

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2023 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2023 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2023 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+Prepare for your career in one of the fastest growing industries in the world.

This exciting Level 7 Bachelors Degree teaches students about the latest technological developments in the IT industry and presents them with the opportunity to pursue ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage One
Computer Programming
Foundations of Computing
Client-Side Web Development
Computer Hardware
Effective Learning and Development
Systems Analysis & Design 1
Operating System Design
Software Development 1

Stage Two
Object Orientate...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Academic Progression
Graduates of this course have the option to continue their studies at Griffith College. We offer a number of options including:

BSc (Hons) in Computing Science
MSc in Computing
MSc in Cloud Computing
MSc in Network and Inf...

Further Enquiries Dublin
South Circular Road, Dublin 8
Tel: +353 1 415 0400
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2022 153
2021 108
2020 0 AQA (All Qualified Applicants)