Computer Systems & Networks with CCNA

College of Further Education Dundrum


Course Name Computer Systems & Networks with CCNA
Course Provider College of Further Education Dundrum
Alternative Provider(s) Dublin & Dun Laoghaire ETB
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Course Code 6M0695
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
Certificate of Completion CISCO None
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Attendance Options Part time, Morning
Location (Districts) Dundrum
Course Content Aim

As applications of networking technologies continue to expand, there will be more and more opportunities for qualified information and communication technology (ICT) specialists to design, install, secure, and manage their networks. To help students prepare for this growing industry, this course emphasises not only the practical application of network technology, but also of the development of career skills such as critical thinking, problem solving and collaboration.
FET Code 6M0695 - Computing Systems & Networks
Duration 1 year - full-time
Comment Certification

QQI Level 6 - Computer Systems and Networks - Code 6M0695
CCNA Cisco Academy

The College is an approved CISCO Networking Academy. As part of this programme, students benefit from applying class and lab based learning to real world network problem solving and implementation.
Course Fee

Expand+FEES/REFUNDS 2019 - 2020

Online Application Fees Due: FREE Exemptions: FREE
Registration Deposit (non-refundable) to accept course offer following interview
Fees Due: €50 Exemptions:VTOS students exempt.
Materials/Services Fees Due: €100 Exemp...

Financial Support The Department of Education & Science provides 3rd level maintenance grants to eligible students attending full-time Further Education courses in the College. The grants are paid through the Student Universal Support System (SUSI) and are means tested. This payment is made subject to satisfactory attendance on your course. For further information check the website
Application Date

• Read this prospectus or visit our website
• Visit the College (Open Days, College Awareness Week, Pop In)
• Talk to our Guidance Counsellor or Course Coordinator


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Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme of Study

Core Modules
Physical and Logical Networking
Network Infrastructure
Network Security
Work Experience

Elective Modules
Cisco CCNA ICND1 – Routing and Switching
Cisco CCNA ICND2 – Connecting and Scaling Networks
Systems ...

Mature Entry Places Yes
Entry Requirements Suitability is assessed at interview. Eligibility for this course will depend on:

Progression from Software Applications/Computing Systems
& Networks Level 5 courses or equivalent (or) other appropriate qualifications in Information Technology (or) relevant work experience
Careers or Further Progression Progression

Graduates who have successfully completed the course and meet certain matriculation requirements may be suitable for the Advanced Entry route to DIT (Dublin Institute of Technology) into Year 2 of the Honours Degree in Computing (DT211) or Year 2 in the Degree in Network Technologies (DT080). Other Advanced Progression links are also available. Students can also progress to further studies in IT Colleges through the Higher Education Links Scheme.
Further Enquiries College of Further Education
Main Street, Dundrum, Dublin 14
Phone: (01) 298 5412
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