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Software Engineering

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Second Class Honours Grade 2 in Electronics/Computer Science/Industrial Engineering/Applied Physics primary degree.


1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.

Subjects taught

Year 1

Agile Build and Delivery, Software Engineering Project, Software Design, Data Science, Service Oriented Architecture, Computer Networks & Telecommunications, Database Systems, Data Visualisation, Rich Internet Applications


Course Award:Master of Science/Post Graduate Diploma
Course NFQ Level:Level 9

Assessment method

Assessment Information

Included within the combination of assessment instruments for the programme are the following:

• traditional closed-book, time-constrained written examinations assignments

• project-type assessment

The assessment of performance is implemented on a phased-basis with an appropriate balance between continuous assessment and the final examination.

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