Software Development - Cork Campus

MTU - Cork Campuses


Course Name Software Development - Cork Campus
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code CR_KCOME_6
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Higher Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Online applications is open for course commencing September 2022.

Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €500 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.


Application Date Application Closing Date: 1st September 2022.
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Duration At least six semesters, depending on the number of modules taken per semester.
Course Fee €250 per 5 credit module.
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Non-Standard Applicants: Mature Students, QQI Level 5 applicants are particularly welcome.

Standard Applicants: Leaving Certificate Grade O6/H7 (pre. 2017, D3 Ordinary Level) in five subjects to include Mathematics and either English or Irish.
Comment Award
Higher Certificate in Science in Software Development (Level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications). (Single module certification possible).
Course Content

Expand+The programme provides students with the relevant skills and knowledge in the area of modern software development focusing on languages, techniques, tools and methodologies needed to pursue a career as a software or computer technician.


Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Potential areas of employment include working as a Software Developer, Software Tester, Software Support Engineer or Database Developer, to name but a few career possibilities.

Graduates of the Higher Certificate may progress to stage three of the Bachelor of Science in Software Development programme which is also offered part-time by night.
Further Enquiries Gerard MacSweeney
T: 021 433 5574
Location MTU Bishopstown Campus, Cork.
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