For this part-time course you can either Apply Online or download our application form.
With Specialisations in...
- Gaming and Multimedia
- Networking and Mobile Technologies
- Software Systems
This BSc in Computing is for those interested in the application of technology to business problem solving, gaming, multimedia, networking, mobile and software systems. In your final year you will study modules based on your specialisation. This practical degree will equip you to create software applications on the web, in gaming and on mobile devices. You will also understand how to incorporate multimedia into software applications and how to engineer a software application from requirements through analysis, design, implementation and testing. The programme will also allow you to develop your business and interpersonal skills.
Who is the Programme for?
The programme is aimed at those working in the information and communications technology industry and wishing to develop their knowledge and skills in the area of computing and so improve their career prospects. It will also appeal
Gary Rafferty - “I feel that this degree has given me all the technical skills I need to progress in my career combined with an awareness of how to apply them.”
4 years - 2 semesters per year.
Tuesday & Thursday 18.30 - 22.30 & Saturday 09.00 – 16.00.
This programme is designed to appeal to those at work or seeking to re-enter the workforce. There are no specific academic requirements with applicants considered based on relevant work and other experience. Applicants may be required to attend an interview as part of the application process. Under-23’s will be assessed based on Leaving Certificate or equivalent.
The Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing is awarded by HETAC at level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications. This award will allow progression to level 9 programmes on the NFQ. The final award is calculated from weighted results of years 2, 3 and 4.
Applicants who do not have at least 6 months previous work experience in an information and communications field will be required to complete a work experience programme before the final year.
|Computer Architecture||Introduction to Computers|
|Introduction to Mathematics for Computing||Introduction to Multimedia|
|Introduction to Programming||Managerial Foundations of Information Systems|
|Object Orientated Programming||Operating Systems|
|Personal and Professional Development||XHTML & Web Design|
|Advanced Databases||Business Entrepreneurship|
|Data Communications and Networking||Data Structures and Algorithms|
|Introduction to Databases||Introduction to Software Engineering|
|Object Oriented Software Engineering||Project|
|Software Project Management||Web Development|
|Advanced Internet Technologies||Advanced Programming|
|Change Management||Introduction to Artificial Intelligence|
|Networking Programming and Distributed Systems||Strategy Management|
|Team Project||Wireless Networking|
|Applied Artificial Intelligence|
|Business and Network Security||Computer Graphics Design and Animation|
|Distributed Systems||Multimedia and Mobile Application Development|
Wednesday 21st September 2011
- Dublin 1
- Start/End date
- from 21-09-2011
- awarded by HETAC at level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications
- Qualification Type
- The Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing
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