Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Computing
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Alternative Provider(s) Griffith College Limerick
Course Code 73971 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) South Circular Road, Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Application can be made directly to the GCD Admissions Office or via the website

Applications for all direct entry programmes (undergraduate, postgraduate, part-time/evening time) must be made on the website

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Duration 1 Year Full-Time, 1.5 Years Part-Time.
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Financial Support Tax relief
Most programmes of two or more years’ duration have been approved for tax relief. Applicants should note that the qualifying conditions for relief may differ for full and part-time students. Relief is granted at the standard rate of tax and details can be found at
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Course Content

Expand+About the course
The course is designed to meet the ongoing industry demand for computer professionals. While focusing on current and future growth areas in computing, this higher diploma programme bridges the gap between non-computing disciplines ...

Subjects Taught Full-Time Programme
Semester I
Computer Programming, Computer Architecture and Organisation, Data Communications and Networks, Discrete Mathematics, Relational Databases

Semester II
Programming and Data Structures, Object Oriented Development, Operating System Design, HCI and GUI Programming, Software Engineering for Web Applications
Careers or Further Progression

On successful completion of this diploma, graduates who obtain second class honours or higher are eligible to be considered for entry to the M.Sc. in Computing Science programme.

The primary reason why students choose this ...

Further Enquiries For Further Information
Please contact the Admissions Office
t: +353 1 415 0415
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