Computing - Tallaght

TU Dublin - Tallaght


Course Name Computing - Tallaght
Course Provider TU Dublin - Tallaght
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU067
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) Tallaght
Qualification Letters H.Dip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date: January 2023
Application Date How to Apply
Apply through (Select TU Dublin as provider and ICT Skills funded courses)
Duration 2 Years
Mode of Study: Part Time
Method of Delivery: Classroom, Online

Year 1: Mondays (bi-weekly), Wednesdays (weekly) & Thursdays (weekly) (18:00-22:00)

Year 2: Wednesdays (bi-weekly) & Thursdays (bi-weekly) (18:00-22:00)

Part time: Online, with some attendance for Examination/assessment

Note: Timetable is subject to change.
Course Fee €3,250 per annum. This programme is funded under Springboard/ ICT Skills programme
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements?
Honours Bachelor Degree or equivalent (NFQ Level 8) in a Computing non-related discipline or Degree in Computing where their date of award exceeds 5 years previous from the date of application. In addition to academic entry requirements, applicants must also meet the Springboard eligibility.

Please go to “Am I Eligible” at for more information.
Comment Award: Higher Diploma in Science
Course Summary Higher Diploma in Science in Computing (options in Software; Data Analysis (AI); Cloud Infrastructure; Computer Science). The Higher Diploma in Science in Computing is an Honours Degree level graduate conversion programme which gives graduates from non-computing backgrounds the skills and knowledge to start a career in the IT industry.
Course Content

Expand+What is... Computing?
There are a host of employers who have taken full and part-time graduates of this programme with major multiple employers being SAP and AWS.

For 2022-2023 the TU Dublin proposal adds updated specialisations and more flexible...

Subjects Taught

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Year 1 (Semester 1 & 2)
• Information Systems
• Fundamentals of Software Development
• Web and UI Design
• Architecture, Operating Systems and Networks
• Systems Analysis and Testing
• Elective
• OO Sof...

Careers or Further Progression What are my career opportunities?
On successful completion of the programme graduates can pursue a career in anyone of a number of areas in the IT and ICT industry sector such as Software Development, Database, ICT infrastructure, Systems Analysis, Testing and User Experience and the areas Web, Mobile and Cloud development.

Graduates from the programme will be eligible for progression to an MSc programme in Computing in TU Dublin.
Further Enquiries Contact Us
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