Computer Hardware

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Computer Hardware
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK KCEHW 7
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Starting Date Autumn 2018

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Please note that early registration is advisable as the number of places on many courses is limited. Applications will be dealt with in order of receipt of completed application and appropriate fee. Apply by 14th September 2018.
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Duration 1 Year

Course Delivery
Classes run on Monday and Wednesday evenings 6.00pm to 9.00pm for two semesters (subject to change).

This course is delivered using a blended learning approach with a series of interactive and hands-on in-class sessions in addition to intensive online learning.
Course Fee €2,200
Entry Requirements Standard Level 7 Entry Requirements: Six passes in the Leaving Certificate (including Mathematics and either English or Irish) and either one Grade C3 in a Higher Level Paper or an overall points total of 200.

Mature students are not required to have the minimum Leaving Certificate required, but should provide any relevant additional information in support of their application. Mature students may be interviewed.
Comment Awarding Body
Dundalk Institute of Technology – QQI Level 7 (30 credits)

Who Should Apply?
This course would be of interest to those who wish to pursue a career in computing, in particular in the fields of hardware, networking or systems administration.

The Certificate in Computer Hardware is a key enabling qualification for both employment and further study, in addition to providing an integrated self-contained skill set.
Course Content

Expand+Course Description
This 1-year part-time course provides key foundational knowledge in the areas of digital systems, computer architecture and networks.

By understanding the concepts and theories underlying modern computer hardware, students wil...

Subjects Taught Course Content
Participants on this course will study the following:
»» Digital Systems
»» Systems & Networking
»» Computer Architecture
»» Computer Hardware
»» Technical Problem Solving
Further Enquiries Contact Dr. Christian Horn
Department of Computing Science & Mathematics, DkIT
t 042 9370283
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