Computer Science - Online Distance Learning

There's extraordinary competition right now for computer scientists. Computers and computer technology impact just about every industry and sector, and the demand for experts in these fields continues to be a growing source of employment in today's marketplace. By adding a computer science qualification to your CV, you can create unlimited career options and be highly competitive in the job market.

Developed by successful industry professionals, this online Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science provides hands-on training and gives participants an extensive and comprehensive insight into topics related to Computer Science, including Computer Systems, mathematical computing, Java Programming and Cloud Computing. By the time you have completed this course you will have a broad base of practical skills that will enable you to understand computer science. This online Computer Science course also provides you with additional programming experience through projects that present real world practice.

Course Features
Benefiting from over 30 years' practical skills training experience, Fitzwilliam Institute's Online Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science course features:

Comprehensive modules covering all aspects of Computer Science: Computer Systems, Communication and Information, Microprocessor Systems, Operating Systems, Mathematics for Computing, Algorithms, Data Structure and Computability, Databases, CSS, Javascript, Java Applications, Using Classes and Objects, Control Statements and Methods, Arrays, GUI Programming, Cloud Computing, Computer Security, and many more.

Interactive course expert support, advice and guidance from leading industry professionals. Always ready to help or answer any questions you might have throughout the course, all of Fitzwilliam Institute's course experts are top industry professionals with many years of successful experience. Our Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science contains the core and vital industry key skillset and, on completion, all of our students are industry-ready.

Real life Computer Science briefs. Fitzwilliam Institute's Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science offers practical and specific skills that can be applied in real world situations. You will gain exposure to invaluable toolkits and resources and prepare a real life Computer Science project brief, which will enable you to improve your work portfolio.

Flexible online learning. Fitzwilliam Institute's Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science course can be completed in your own time, from the comfort of your own home, to suit your lifestyle. You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar years. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.

Computer Science Jobs, Networking and Volunteer Opportunities. Benefiting from many years of industry experience, we are extremely well placed within the industry. Employers are always looking for Fitzwilliam Institute's students and alumni. Our website features a comprehensive jobs and volunteer opportunities section.

Entry requirements

Criteria for eligibility must be met in full prior to commencing the programme. For successful enrollment on the Postgraduate Diploma course, the minimum entry requirement is a prior Degree level qualification.

Subjects taught

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Duration

You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar years. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.

Fees

€1995. To secure your place on the course the full fee is required. All fees must be paid in full before the course begins. Please note, the full course fees are inclusive of all course materials and certification costs.

Enrolment dates

Please contact Fitzwilliam Institute for next available start date.

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  • Qualification letters

    PgDip

  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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