Computing - Software Development

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Computing - Software Development
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code LC_KSFTD_LMY
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Limerick Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September
Duration Full time & part time options available.
Full Time: 1 Year, 20 - 25 hours per week (daytime).
Part Time: 2 Years, 10 - 12 hours per week (daytime).
Course Fee This programme is free of charge for participants who are unemployed or previously self-employed. Participants who are in employment will be required to pay a fee of €614. See for eligibility criteria details.
Entry Requirements Applicants must satisfy the minimum entry requirement of a Level 8 degree, or equivalent, in a non-IT discipline.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) may be granted based on relevant experience and training in accordance with LIT's RPL Policy.

Higher Diploma in Computing in Software Development (Level 8).

Location: LIT Moylish

The target applicants identified for Springboard+ 2018 are:
1. Those in receipt of an eligible payment from the Department of Employment Affair...

Course Content

This postgraduate programme offers rewarding and challenging possibilities for learners interested in undertaking a conversion programme in the area of Software Development, and its application in an enterprise environment. Given the scale of ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The pace of delivery and intensity of the programme demand strong commitment and dedication. Learners will engage in active learning, with an emphasis on practical work. The following modules will be covered:

Semester 1:
Programming I, Data Driv...

Assessment Method Participants will be assessed through ongoing continuous assessment, assignments, projects and examinations.
Number of Credits 60
Further Enquiries For further information:
Dept of Flexible Learning
Tel: 061 293802

For academic queries:
Contact: Paul Vesey