This advanced course is ideal for students who want to pursue a career in Software Development and IT. It enables Level 5 Software Development or Computer Programming students to progress and develop their skills.
The course prepares participants for careers in Software Development, Computer Programming and Technical Support as well as progression to Third Level Institutes and Colleges through the Higher Education Links Scheme including direct entry to the second year of some degree programmes.
Students are given training in job interview techniques and CV preparation. Visits to companies are also organised with a view to possible internships.
- Relevant QQI Level 5 Award or equivalent
All mature students (23+) with suitable work experience are welcome to apply
- Object-Oriented Programming 6N2108
- Graphical User Interface Programming 6N0736
- Software Architecture 6N1449
- Mobile Technology 6N3395
- Project Management 6N4090
- Mathematics 6N3395
- Work Experience 6N1946
- Communications 6N1950
Note: Modules may be subject to change
On successful completion of the course, candidates who reach the required standard will receive the following award:
- QQI Level 6 Certificate in Software Development (6M0691)
Click here for further information on the course and progression routes.