Computing Science - Applied Computing Technology - Conversion Course

University College Cork


Course Name Computing Science - Applied Computing Technology - Conversion Course
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code HDACT
Course Type Postgraduate
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, Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

Open for EU applications, check rounds closing dates under
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Duration 1 year full-time
2 years part-time
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €6,130; €3,130 (Year 1 part-time); €3,130 (Year 2 part-time).
The Non-EU fee for this course is €18,500.

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Entry Requirements

• Note: This Higher Diploma conversion course is open to graduates of any discipline other than Computer Science or a similar discipline.

English Language Requirements
Applicants that are non-native speakers of the English languag...

Course Content

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Our Higher Diploma in Applied Computing Technology is a conversion course open to graduates from non-computing disciplines. The course will provide you with an understanding of the principles of internet-based computer systems and equ...

Subjects Taught

Students take a total of 60 credits: 30 credits in Semester 1 and 30 credits in Semester 2.
• CS5002 Web Development 1 (5 credits)
• CS5007 Computer Applications Programming (5 credits)
• CS5008 Internet Computing (5 credits)

Assessment Method The Higher Diploma in Applied Computing Technology will be examined through a combination of end-of-year exams and module assignments.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
Graduates of this Higher Diploma can:
• Continue to MSc Computing Science having achieved a 1H diploma or
• Exit and take up employment in one of the following areas:

o Development - with experience leading to...

Further Enquiries Dr Mark Van Dongen
+353 21 420 3923
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