Engineering - Software Engineering

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Engineering - Software Engineering
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 9067 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment How to apply
Applications are made online between 1 February and 1 June. Contact the admissions department in Athlone for details.

*External students can transfer to add-on courses provided that their previous qualifications meet the entry requirements.
Qualification Letters BEng (Hons)
Duration 1 year add-on
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements Applicants should hold a BEng in Computer Engineering, BSc in Computer Engineering with Network Infrastructure or an equivalent level 7 qualification.
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Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
The Faculty of Engineering and Informatics is housed in one of the most modern and well-equipped facilities of its kind in the country. Lecturers have extensive industry experience which enriches their teaching skills...

Subjects Taught What will I study?
Year 1: Software Project, Databases, Software Design, Networks, Agile Methodologies, Client-Side Technology, The Engineer in Society, Software Design, Distributed Systems, Agile Methodologies, Security.
Assessment Method Assessment information
The course will be assessed using a variety of techniques including:
• Mini-projects,
• Presentations,
• Group work,
• Examinations,
• Multiple-choice tests,
• A large individual project.
Comment Professional accreditation
You are eligible to apply to Engineers Ireland to use the registered professional title of Associate Engineer. Graduates of the BEng in Computer Engineering are deemed to have reached the educational standard of Associate Engineer by Engineers Ireland. The qualification is recognised under the Sydney Accord by more than 40 countries worldwide, including the EU, the US, Australia and Canada.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects
Computer engineering students graduating from this stream will be in a position to take up careers as computer engineers in a range of industries. Possible employers include Google, Microsoft, Dropbox, eBay/Paypal, Yahoo!, Facebook,...

Further Enquiries Contact Details
Dr Enda Fallon
Head of Department, Computer
and Software Engineering
Tel: +353 (0)90 6471877
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