Computing - Conversion Course

ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name Computing - Conversion Course
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code LY_KCOMP_G
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters HDip
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Duration 1 year, full-time
2 years, part-time
Course Fee EU Fees: €3,000.00
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Level 8 Honours Degree in any discipline, or equivalent, second class honours (2.2). If you do not have an honours degree but have relevant experience you may also be eligible to apply via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Number of Places 24
Course Content

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Our Higher Diploma in Science in Computing is a nine month course that will guide graduates from non-computing fields and help augment your skills and knowledge in preparation for a career in the computing industry.

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Subjects Taught What will I study?
Semester 1
• Software Design (M)
• Database Technology (M)
• Computer Systems (M)

Semester 2
• Software Development & Testing (M)
• Software Engineering & Quality Assurance (M)
• Internet Applications Development (m)

(M) = Mandatory
Careers or Further Progression Following graduation you can look forward to a rewarding career in the likes of the insurance industry, the public sector, banking and companies with significant IT infrastructure. Typical roles include being a technical writer, software tester and database administrator.
Further Enquiries Department Administration:
Tel: +353 (0)74 918 6306
Thomas Dowling
Head of Department
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6304
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