FREE 12 or 18 month conversion course
Ideal for anyone from a non-computing background who wishes to convert to a Software Programmer role.
Students can complete the course over 12 or 18 Months.
The course is fully ONLINE, with optional programming workshops once per month on a Friday evening.
Includes a 3-6 month placement in an IT related role, or a placement equivalent.
Up to 80% of those who completed this course in previous years obtained paid employment within 3 months of the course ending.
Commences January 2018
For more details on this course and eligibility go to www.springboardcourses.ie or ring GMIT on +353 (0)91 742145
Students will be able to:
Design and develop software applications using an OO Language
Carry out OO analyses using UML
Design and implement relational schema and query such schema
Use appropriate data structures and algorithms
Contextualise information and computing systems knowledge in a work environment
Demonstrate an understanding of Computer Architecture
Explain the role and nature of Operating Systems
Apply good user interface design principles
Critically evaluate design and implementation issues in the specialised area.
Integrate advanced theoretical knowledge and solve complex problems in new, ill-defined or unfamiliar domains, and/or domains at the forefront of learning.