Computing - Conversion Course - Letterkenny

ATU - Donegal Campuses

Computing - Conversion Course - Letterkenny

Study Hours
Contact hours consist of a 2 hour online lecture, two evenings per week.

Who should apply?
This programme is suitable for graduates from non computing fields looking to pursue a career in the computing industry. The course is specifically designed to ensure graduates have both a base for continuing self development and a set of core competencies which are transferable to the broader computing industry.

Subjects taught

Database Technology
Computer Systems
Software Development
Software Engineering & Quality
Software Development &
Internet Applications

Entry requirements

Applicants require a second class honours (2.2) Level 8 Honours Degree in any discipline, or equivalent. Applicants with relevant experience you may also be eligible to apply via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).


1 or 2 Years Part-Time

On-Campus Attendance
No attendance required.

Post Course Info

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.

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  • Qualifications

    Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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