Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Computing
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 24602 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Qualification Letters MSc
Application Date You should apply using the DkIT Postgraduate Application. Please include an up-to-date CV with your application form and send your completed application to Admissions Office, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth.
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Duration 1-2 Years (Full time or Part-time).

Course Delivery
This course is delivered fully online over two semesters but participants will be required to attend campus once per semester for exams.
Financial Support

Expand+Tax Relief / Other Funders
Tax relief at the standard rate of tax (20%) is available for certain tuition fees on courses which lead to third-level awards.

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Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
The standard minimum entry requirements for admission to the Master of Science in Computing are:

- A minimum Second Class Honours (2.2) in Computing, or equivalent qualification in a cognate discipline or

- Higher Diploma in Science in Computing Level 8 award (DkIT)

Strong programming skills are essential.

In the case of competition for places selection will be made on the basis of primary degree results and/or interview.
Course Summary The Masters of Science (MSc) in Computing is a 1 year full time (2 year part-time) taught course that introduces some of the latest emerging technologies in the areas of cloud computing, embedded systems, secure architecture and Artificial Intelligence.
Course Content

Expand+The course allows the student to study the framework of computer science from a theoretical point of view and apply this knowledge to the development of industrial software in a research-led dissertation. The focus is on ensuring that the student has...

Subjects Taught Research Methods and Innovation
Embedded Systems
Cloud Architecture
Secure Architecture
Human Computer Interaction
Software Design
Computer Vision and AI
Software Process Management
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Armed with an MSc in Computer Science from DkIT, the graduate can expect to directly obtain jobs in the tech industry or, alternatively, would be in a position to advance to PhD level.
Further Enquiries Dr Fiona Lawless (Head of Computing Science and Mathematics)
Phone: +353 42 9370200
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