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_7
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This is an add-on programme designed as a progression pathway for graduates of the Higher Certificate in Software Development.

Advanced entry applications from applicants will be considered on a case by case basis, please contact the programme coordinator for further details, and how to apply, by e-mail
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Duration At least three semesters, depending on the number of modules
taken per semester.
Course Fee €330 per 5 credit module.
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
To be eligible to undertake the programme you must hold a Higher Certificate in Science in Software Development or equivalent. The Department operates a policy of recognising prior learning (RPL) in compliance with the overall University policy of RPL. For details, visit
Comment Award
Bachelor of Science in Software Development (Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications). (Single module certification possible).
Course Content

Expand+This 60 credit programme is designed as a follow on programme from the Higher Certificate in Science in Software Development.

The BSc in Software Development is a level 7 degree programme designed to provide students with the theoretica...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The first part of this 60 credit programme is comprised of 6 five credit modules. Two 30 credit elective groups are offered in the second part of this programme. The elective groups are:

1. Work Placement (RPL options)
2. Four taught modules.


Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Further Studies
Graduates from the programme may apply for the BSc (Honours) in IT Management or the BSc (Honours) in Software Development.

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.
Further Enquiries Gerard MacSweeney
T: 021 433 5574
Location MTU Bishopstown Campus, Cork.
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