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This Higher Diploma in Science in Computing aims to facilitate the demand from Government and industry as well as meet the career needs of students from the BMW region and beyond. This programme focuses on the software design area which can be considered to lie closer to the more applied software engineering than pure computer science.

Entry requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements:
Students with any Level 8 qualification are eligible to apply to join this programme


1 year full-time

Subjects taught

Year 1

•Object Oriented Software Development

•Architecture, Operating Systems and Networks

•Systems Analysis and Testing

•Database Languages

•Web and User Interface Design

•Software Development Specialism

•Business Analytics Specialism

•Software Development Project

•Business Analytics Project

•Industry Placement


Course Award:Higher Diploma in Science
Course NFQ Level:Level 8

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