Information Technology Management

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus

 

Course Name Information Technology Management
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Course Code CW217
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters BSc
Duration 3 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements 5 O6/H7

English or Irish: O6/H7
Maths: O6/H7
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Bonus Points for Higher Level Mathematics
A bonus of 25 points continues to be allocated to applicants who achieve a Grade H6 or better in higher level Mathematics. This means that the maximum cumulative Leaving Certificate points total will increas...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Expand+Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
Entry requirements – Honours Bachelor Degrees – NFQ Level 8
Institute of Technology Carlow awards points for results in the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules. This link module can be ...

QQI FET Applicants General Information

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QQI-FET (FETAC)
Students who have completed a full QQI-FET award at Level 5, and achieved at least three distinctions, are eligible to apply through CAO for entry to Year 1 on to Level 6, 7 and 8
courses. Students who have completed ...

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Mature Applicants

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Mature student applicants must be 23 years of age, or over, on 1st January of the year of entry to a course. Mature student applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be interviewed. Mature student applicant...

Alternative Entry

Expand+Graduates of a relevant Higher Certificate are able to progress into this course at year 3.

Non-Standard Applications
Applications will also be considered from applicants holding qualifications other than Leaving Certificate. Such applicants sho...

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Number of Places 20
Course Fee

Expand+Schedule of Fees 2021/22 Undergraduates

* Fees may be subject to change in 2022/23

Certificate Year 1
Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contribution NIL Total Due NIL
Non Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contri...

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Financial Support

Expand+Grant Information
All students are required to pay the Student Contribution Fee. Students who do not have the means to afford this payment are entitled to apply for assistance in the form of a grant from the government. The Department of Education a...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Expand+What is IT Management?
IT (Information Technology) Management involves the coordination of complex computer systems in organisations, including the selection, installation and maintenance of all computing technologies.

This is a critical role in ...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
YEAR 1
Mandatory Subjects
Mathematics
Programming
Computer Hardware
Operating Systems
Networking I
Applications and Interpersonal Communications

YEAR 2
Mandatory Subjects
Mathematics
Web Programming and Databases
Networking II
Secure Systems Administration
Business Management
Project

YEAR 3
Mandatory Subjects
Web Applications
System Administration
Information Systems
Project Management
Networking III
Work Placement/Project
Comment

Expand+SPECIAL FEATURES
• Work placements are offered as part of all undergraduate computing courses with leading national and international companies. Previous placements have been made with Adidas (Germany), Ericsson, Kerry Food, MSD, Intel, Glanbia an...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates are qualified to work across the IT spectrum in any industry sector. Some sample positions include:
• Business Analyst
• Systems Administrator
• IT Consultant
• Database Administrator
• Network Administr...

Further Enquiries Programme Director
Aidan McManus BSc (Hons)
E: aidan.mcmanus@itcarlow.ie
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Points History
Year Points
2021 269
2020 234
2019 234