Computing Science

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Computing Science
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code 19738 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Qualification Letters MSc/PgDip
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Expand+Application can be made directly to the GCD Admissions Office or via the website

Applications for all direct entry programmes (undergraduate, postgraduate, part-time/evening time) must be made on the website

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Duration 1 Year Full-Time, 2 Years Part-Time.
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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
Entry Requirements Candidates applying for this course should have a 2.2 Level 8 honours degree in Computing Science, or a 2.2 Higher Diploma in Computing or related discipline or international equivalent and/or relevant work experience.
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Course Content

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Computing Science plays an exciting and ever increasing role in today’s society. Technological innovation has been one of the driving forces behind Ireland’s rapid economic growth and this Masters programme will help you to adv...

Subjects Taught Full-Time Programme
Stage 1
Semester I
Research Methods, Telecommunications and Network Services, New and Emerging Technologies, Information Retrieval and Web Search

Semester II
Communication Security, Concurrent and Parallel Programming, Algorithm Design and Analysis, Cloud Computing,

M.Sc. Dissertation/Dissertation by Practice
Careers or Further Progression Progression
Graduates who are successful on the MSc course are eligible to be considered for entry onto a doctoral degree.

You will find opportunities as technical applications developers and consultants, systems analysts, database administrators, network managers, communication and security experts and other leading computing science roles. Industry research and development roles in the creation of new technologies will also present themselves.
Further Enquiries For Further Information
Please contact the Admissions Office
t: +353 1 415 0415
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