Science Computing - Systems & Information Technologies Services - Carlow

It equips successful participants with a range of core IT skills, that can open career routes in the vibrant information Technology (IT) sector. A 3 month work placement concludes semester 2 of both streams. There are many career paths available to graduates ranging from careers as Web Developers to Network Administrators to IT Consultants and many careers in between. Graduates of this course will be able to apply knowledge of proven and emerging protocols, methods and tools of software engineering, information systems and systems management in the development and management of IT systems and services.

Subjects taught

Architecture, Operating Systems and
Web and UI Design
Network and Systems Management
Computer Networks
Object Oriented Software
Information Systems
Systems Analysis & Testing
Project - Systems and Services
Work Placement/Project

Entry requirements

Applicants will be considered from those with Honours Degrees (Level 8) or equivalent qualifications. Other applicants will be considered on an individual basis in accordance with the SETU policy on Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Application dates

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2 YEARS – PART-TIME 2 evenings per week 7.00- 10.00pm with some Saturdays throughout the year (indicative)

More details
  • Qualifications

    Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Evening,Daytime,Weekend

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