Computer Science

Maynooth University

 

Course Name Computer Science
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHG58
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September
PAC Application Information

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PAC code
MHG58

The following information should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:

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Duration 1 year Full-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants for the course are required to hold a 3-year university degree, or its equivalent, recognized by the Senate of the University with computing as one of its subjects. (Examples include BA degrees with Computing and degrees where Computing is...

Course Content The Higher Diploma in Science (Computer Science) is a postgraduate course intended for graduates whose primary degree included 3-year’s study of Computing. On completion of the course participants would be expected to reach a level of competence equivalent to that of a four year BSc graduate in Computer Science.
Subjects Taught Students choose, subject to module prerequisites, 9 modules; modules chosen must not have been covered at this level in a previous qualification. In addition a project is required.
Careers or Further Progression The course brings graduates to a level equivalent to a 4-year degree in computer science and to apply for jobs intended for such graduates. Graduates will be eligible to apply for further postgraduate study including taught MSc in Computer Science and MSc/PhD by research.
Further Enquiries Joseph Duffin
Assistant Lecturer

Course coordinator for the Springboard programme

Higher Diploma in Software Development & Higher Diploma in IT.
Computer Science Department, NUIM
Maynooth University
Tel: 01 474 7549

email: joseph.duffin@mu.ie
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