ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name Computing
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code LY_KCMPU_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact Admission staff:
T: +353 (0)74 918 6000
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year full-time add-on
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
- Successful completion of the level 7 Bachelor of Science in Computing with Computer or an equivalent level 7 qualification with 180 ECTS credits and appropriate learning outcomes. If there are more applicants than there are places available, applicants will be selected on merit.
Number of Places 24
Application Date Advanced Entry applications should be made directly to the admissions office at LYIT.

The appropriate form may be downloaded from and is also available by email from /or submit by e-mail to

or from
The Admissions Office
Letterkenny institute of Technology
Port Road Letterkenny
Tel: 074 918 6125

Closing Date of Application 1st April
Course Content

Expand+Is this course for me?
The Bachelor of (Hons) Science in Computing is a one year post level 7 degree , which will provide you with the range of both theoretical and practical skills required to participate fully in the rapidly growing computing indu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures (E)
DevOps (E)
Software Engineering (M)
Research in Computing with Emerging Technologies (M)
Secure Infrastructure (M)
Website Development (M)

Semester 2
UX Design (M)
Legal, Ethical & Soc...

Careers or Further Progression

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MSc in Computing in
• Cloud Technologies
• Big Data Analytics
• DevOps
• Cybersecurity
• Artificial Intelligence Research

Career Pathways

The main employers are:
Software Houses,
Financial Services,

Further Enquiries Department Administration
Telephone: (074) 918 6306
Head of Department: Thomas Dowling
Telephone: (074) 918 6304
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